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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 8.42% 2.94% 2.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 84.21% 33.33% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Average salary £34,330 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.97% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
19 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.00% 8.82% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 6
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,000
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 28 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Migration
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 15 (35.71%) ISPF
2 15 (35.71%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) UNIX
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) IBM Notes
2 15 (35.71%) SAS
2 15 (35.71%) OpenView
2 15 (35.71%) HP
2 15 (35.71%) Intel
2 15 (35.71%) SLA
2 15 (35.71%) IBM
2 15 (35.71%) Lotus
2 15 (35.71%) JCL
2 15 (35.71%) Mainframe
2 15 (35.71%) Release Management
2 15 (35.71%) ServiceCenter
2 15 (35.71%) Time Sharing Option
2 15 (35.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 14 (33.33%) User Experience
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 10 (23.81%) GitHub
6 9 (21.43%) .NET

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (35.71%) IBM Notes
1 15 (35.71%) SAS
2 4 (9.52%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) GitHub
2 4 (9.52%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
1 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
1 5 (11.90%) Behat
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Mainframe Operator
3 13 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Operator
5 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) ISPF
2 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 9 (21.43%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) jQuery
5 5 (11.90%) Yii
5 5 (11.90%) REST
5 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (11.90%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) Symfony
6 4 (9.52%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.52%) XML
6 4 (9.52%) Sass
6 4 (9.52%) LESS
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Mainframe
2 14 (33.33%) User Experience
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) UNIX
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 15 (35.71%) Migration
2 15 (35.71%) Release Management
3 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.52%) SDLC
5 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Product Management
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.38%) Coaching
8 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
1 15 (35.71%) JCL
2 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) Fortran
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) MCPD
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Time Sharing Option
1 15 (35.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) OpenView
1 15 (35.71%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) HP
1 15 (35.71%) Intel
1 15 (35.71%) Lotus
1 15 (35.71%) VMware
1 15 (35.71%) IBM
2 5 (11.90%) Zend
3 4 (9.52%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago