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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 7.73% 0.60% 5.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 10.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 12
Average salary £34,332 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.22% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,665 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
24 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.30% 6.02% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 12
Average salary £33,833 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.52% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,000 £35,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Windows
3 16 (32.65%) UNIX
4 15 (30.61%) Release Management
4 15 (30.61%) ServiceCenter
4 15 (30.61%) Time Sharing Option
4 15 (30.61%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 15 (30.61%) Lotus
4 15 (30.61%) JCL
4 15 (30.61%) Mainframe
4 15 (30.61%) SAS
4 15 (30.61%) SLA
4 15 (30.61%) IBM
4 15 (30.61%) OpenView
4 15 (30.61%) HP
4 15 (30.61%) Intel
4 15 (30.61%) IBM Notes
4 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
4 15 (30.61%) ISPF
4 15 (30.61%) Migration
4 15 (30.61%) VMware
5 13 (26.53%) C#
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
6 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
6 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
7 10 (20.41%) GitHub
7 10 (20.41%) User Experience
8 9 (18.37%) JIRA
8 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (30.61%) IBM Notes
1 15 (30.61%) SAS
2 4 (8.16%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 8 (16.33%) Bugzilla
3 5 (10.20%) PHPUnit
3 5 (10.20%) Behat
4 4 (8.16%) Robotium
4 4 (8.16%) Calabash
4 4 (8.16%) Appium
4 4 (8.16%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Mainframe Operator
4 13 (26.53%) Tester
5 12 (24.49%) Software Tester
5 12 (24.49%) QA Analyst
6 10 (20.41%) C# Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Mobile Tester
8 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Computer Operator
8 5 (10.20%) Junior
9 4 (8.16%) Web Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Junior Tester
9 4 (8.16%) Web Tester
9 4 (8.16%) Junior Software Tester
10 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) C++ Team Leader
10 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) ISPF
2 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
3 7 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
4 5 (10.20%) Yii
4 5 (10.20%) REST
4 5 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (10.20%) CSS
4 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 5 (10.20%) Symfony
5 4 (8.16%) Sass
5 4 (8.16%) LESS
6 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Mainframe
2 10 (20.41%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) UNIX
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Android
4 4 (8.16%) Mac OS
4 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Migration
2 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
2 15 (30.61%) Release Management
3 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
4 8 (16.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) Line Management
6 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.04%) Scrum
7 1 (2.04%) TDD
7 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Product Management
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) JCL
2 13 (26.53%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) PHP
5 3 (6.12%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
6 2 (4.08%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Fortran
7 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) MCSD
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Time Sharing Option
1 15 (30.61%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) OpenView
1 15 (30.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) HP
1 15 (30.61%) Intel
1 15 (30.61%) Lotus
1 15 (30.61%) VMware
1 15 (30.61%) IBM
2 5 (10.20%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
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