The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 31 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.99% 0.98% 6.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.96% 33.33% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £43,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +2.63%
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 Warwick region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 16.67% 2.94% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 5 28
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,250 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 12 (26.67%) GitHub
4 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.22%) UNIX
7 9 (20.00%) VMware
7 9 (20.00%) Migration
7 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (20.00%) ISPF
7 9 (20.00%) JIRA
7 9 (20.00%) IBM Notes
7 9 (20.00%) Lotus
7 9 (20.00%) JCL
7 9 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 9 (20.00%) SAS
7 9 (20.00%) SLA
7 9 (20.00%) IBM
7 9 (20.00%) OpenView
7 9 (20.00%) HP
7 9 (20.00%) Intel
7 9 (20.00%) User Experience
7 9 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
7 9 (20.00%) Release Management
8 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
8 8 (17.78%) .NET
8 8 (17.78%) Bugzilla

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 9 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 9 (20.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.89%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) JIRA
2 8 (17.78%) Bugzilla
3 5 (11.11%) Behat
3 5 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 4 (8.89%) Calabash
4 4 (8.89%) Appium
4 4 (8.89%) Robotium
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Tester
4 12 (26.67%) Software Tester
4 12 (26.67%) QA Analyst
5 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile Tester
7 7 (15.56%) Mainframe Operator
8 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Junior
9 4 (8.89%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (8.89%) Junior Tester
9 4 (8.89%) Web Analyst
9 4 (8.89%) Junior Software Tester
9 4 (8.89%) Web Tester
10 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
11 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
11 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 9 (20.00%) ISPF
3 8 (17.78%) .NET
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) Yii
5 5 (11.11%) REST
5 5 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (11.11%) Symfony
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) Web Services
6 4 (8.89%) Sass
6 4 (8.89%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.89%) Android
4 4 (8.89%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 9 (20.00%) Migration
3 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (20.00%) Release Management
4 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
5 7 (15.56%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (2.22%) Line Management
7 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) JCL
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) Fortran
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) MCSD
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) OpenView
1 9 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) VMware
1 9 (20.00%) Lotus
1 9 (20.00%) IBM
1 9 (20.00%) HP
1 9 (20.00%) Intel
2 5 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pomeroy IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £34330 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago