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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.22% 0.53% 6.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.12% 20.00% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 14
Average salary £34,667 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.43% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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
43 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 15.69% 2.67% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 3 25
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,900 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £41,500
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 22 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) Windows
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
3 13 (27.66%) GitHub
4 12 (25.53%) UNIX
4 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
5 11 (23.40%) IBM Notes
5 11 (23.40%) Lotus
5 11 (23.40%) JCL
5 11 (23.40%) Mainframe
5 11 (23.40%) SAS
5 11 (23.40%) SLA
5 11 (23.40%) IBM
5 11 (23.40%) OpenView
5 11 (23.40%) HP
5 11 (23.40%) Intel
5 11 (23.40%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) Incident Management
5 11 (23.40%) ISPF
5 11 (23.40%) Migration
5 11 (23.40%) Release Management
5 11 (23.40%) ServiceCenter
5 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
6 10 (21.28%) User Experience
7 9 (19.15%) JIRA
8 8 (17.02%) Bugzilla
8 8 (17.02%) .NET
8 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (23.40%) IBM Notes
1 11 (23.40%) SAS
2 4 (8.51%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) JIRA
2 8 (17.02%) Bugzilla
3 5 (10.64%) PHPUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Behat
4 4 (8.51%) Robotium
4 4 (8.51%) Calabash
4 4 (8.51%) Appium
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Tester
4 12 (25.53%) Software Tester
4 12 (25.53%) QA Analyst
5 11 (23.40%) C# Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Mainframe Operator
7 8 (17.02%) Mobile Tester
8 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Junior Software Tester
9 4 (8.51%) Web Tester
9 4 (8.51%) Junior
9 4 (8.51%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Web Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Junior Tester
10 3 (6.38%) Computer Operator
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
11 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
2 11 (23.40%) ISPF
3 8 (17.02%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) jQuery
5 5 (10.64%) CSS
5 5 (10.64%) Web Services
5 5 (10.64%) Symfony
5 5 (10.64%) Yii
5 5 (10.64%) REST
5 5 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (8.51%) Sass
6 4 (8.51%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Mainframe
2 10 (21.28%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Incident Management
2 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Release Management
2 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
3 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing
4 7 (14.89%) MVC
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 2 (4.26%) Line Management
6 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.13%) Scrum
7 1 (2.13%) Product Management
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) JCL
4 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) VB6
7 1 (2.13%) Fortran
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) MCSD
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) OpenView
1 11 (23.40%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Lotus
1 11 (23.40%) IBM
1 11 (23.40%) HP
1 11 (23.40%) Intel
1 11 (23.40%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) Zend
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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