The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 7.50% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
QA
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rugby region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 7.50% 4.55% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £22,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Rugby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

QA
Salary Trend in Rugby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Rugby region.

QA Salary Trend in Rugby

QA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (66.67%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) Log4j
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Log4j
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) JDBC
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (66.67%) People Management
3 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat