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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Warwickshire / Warwick
Rank 18 72 23
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -49
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 12.43% 1.53% 8.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.50% 9.38% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 22
Median salary £46,000 £50,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.91% +44.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,333 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £44,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
40 64 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 21.62% 16.37% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 34
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 27 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 13 (35.14%) Service Management
1 13 (35.14%) ITSM
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) Functional Testing
2 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
4 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
5 8 (21.62%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (16.22%) XML
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.81%) XML Messaging
9 4 (10.81%) Back Office
9 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (10.81%) SOAP
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Testing

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 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Selenium
1 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Quality Manager
2 14 (37.84%) QA Manager
2 14 (37.84%) Software Manager
3 11 (29.73%) Software QA Manager
4 8 (21.62%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Tester
5 4 (10.81%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Service Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Service Design Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Service Design Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Service Design Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
2 4 (10.81%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITSM
1 13 (35.14%) Service Management
2 12 (32.43%) Functional Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
5 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
6 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (10.81%) Presales
9 4 (10.81%) Service Design
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft