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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 5.13% 0.52% 2.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.55% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £33,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
22 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.40% 1.55% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 6
Average salary £33,000 £23,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -43.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (50.00%) GitHub
1 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) Product Management
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Release Management
2 6 (42.86%) ServiceCenter
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 6 (42.86%) ISPF
2 6 (42.86%) Automotive
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) JCL
2 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) IBM Notes
2 6 (42.86%) SAS
2 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) OpenView
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Intel

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) IBM Notes
1 6 (42.86%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) ISPF
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 6 (42.86%) Product Management
2 6 (42.86%) Release Management
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) OpenView
1 6 (42.86%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
1 6 (42.86%) HP
1 6 (42.86%) Intel
1 6 (42.86%) Lotus
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
Warwick
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37k-£48.5 depending on experience + excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago