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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 33 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 11.66% 7.82% 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 55.93% 73.08% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 1
Median salary £42,000 £34,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.33% -19.21%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
59 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 20.85% 10.70% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 10
Median salary £43,000 £34,165 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.85% +3.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £44,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 26 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 33 (80.49%) XML
1 33 (80.49%) Stakeholder Management
1 33 (80.49%) Finance
1 33 (80.49%) JIRA
2 32 (78.05%) Selenium
2 32 (78.05%) Functional Testing
3 31 (75.61%) Wealth Management
3 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
3 31 (75.61%) Back Office
4 30 (73.17%) TestDirector
4 30 (73.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (73.17%) SoapUI
5 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.76%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.32%) MS Office
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
7 3 (7.32%) XML Messaging
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (4.88%) Hudson
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.88%) Mobile App

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 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) SMS
Development Applications
1 33 (80.49%) JIRA
2 32 (78.05%) Selenium
3 30 (73.17%) SoapUI
3 30 (73.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (73.17%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Hudson
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 31 (75.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Automation Tester
1 30 (73.17%) QA Automation Tester
1 30 (73.17%) QA Tester
1 30 (73.17%) Tester
1 30 (73.17%) XML Tester
2 21 (51.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 21 (51.22%) Selenium Tester
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Automation Tester
3 11 (26.83%) Senior QA Tester
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Tester
4 7 (17.07%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Automation Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) XML Messaging
3 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (78.05%) Functional Testing
3 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
3 31 (75.61%) Wealth Management
4 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Analytics
7 2 (4.88%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.88%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (4.88%) ITSM
7 2 (4.88%) Kanban
7 2 (4.88%) Parallel Computing
7 2 (4.88%) Product Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C
2 2 (4.88%) C++
2 2 (4.88%) Fortran
2 2 (4.88%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
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