The first table below looks at the demand for CSQA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSQA over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA)
Rank 221 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSQA 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +81.81%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1555 1499 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.66% 28.66% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1274 1800
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CSQA
England

CSQA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSQA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CSQA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CSQA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CSQA Salary Trend in the South West

CSQA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSQA within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset -7 1 £50,000 +17.64%
CSQA
England

CSQA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CSQA 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 CSQA.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

CSQA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CSQA 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 CSQA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center