The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 9 12
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast - 6.67% 13.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £70,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +2.63%
QA
England

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 South Coast region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Coast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast - 6.67% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

QA
Salary Trend in the South Coast

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

QA Salary Trend in the South Coast