The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Warwickshire / Warwick
Rank 15 61 34
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -27
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 12.05% 1.69% 5.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 71.43% 8.96% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,333 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £44,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%

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 Warwick region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 16.87% 18.87% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 19
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,200 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Warwick region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

QA
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

QA Salary Trend in Warwick

QA
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Warwick region with a requirement for QA.

1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Selenium
2 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
2 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) ITSM
4 9 (26.47%) Service Management
4 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
5 8 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
7 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
7 6 (17.65%) Back Office
7 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) SOAP
8 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
8 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Selenium
1 13 (38.24%) SoapUI
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) QA Manager
1 10 (29.41%) Quality Manager
1 10 (29.41%) Software Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Software QA Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (17.65%) Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Automation Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Service Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design Specialist
6 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 4 (11.76%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) CSS3
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) ITSM
3 9 (26.47%) Service Management
3 9 (26.47%) Test Scripting
4 8 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
7 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Presales
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) Service Design
9 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Fortran
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft