The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 59 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 17 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.23% 2.79% 2.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.42% 38.46% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
48 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.30% 7.25% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

QA
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Warwickshire region.

QA Salary Trend in Warwickshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

QA
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +1 13 £35,250 +56.66% 2
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (33.33%) GitHub
4 10 (30.30%) IBM Notes
4 10 (30.30%) SAS
4 10 (30.30%) ISPF
4 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
4 10 (30.30%) User Experience
4 10 (30.30%) OpenView
4 10 (30.30%) ServiceCenter
4 10 (30.30%) SLA
4 10 (30.30%) JCL
4 10 (30.30%) UNIX
4 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
4 10 (30.30%) Release Management
4 10 (30.30%) IBM
4 10 (30.30%) HP
4 10 (30.30%) Intel
4 10 (30.30%) Lotus
4 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (24.24%) Automotive
6 8 (24.24%) Refactoring
6 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (30.30%) IBM Notes
1 10 (30.30%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) NetScreen
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless Security
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (24.24%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Mainframe Operator
4 7 (21.21%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) QA Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Designer
8 1 (3.03%) PMO Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (30.30%) ISPF
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
2 10 (30.30%) Migration
2 10 (30.30%) Release Management
3 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (24.24%) Refactoring
4 7 (21.21%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Product Management
5 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.15%) Line Management
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) JCL
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) OpenView
1 10 (30.30%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) IBM
1 10 (30.30%) HP
1 10 (30.30%) Intel
1 10 (30.30%) VMware
1 10 (30.30%) Lotus
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.03%) Aruba
3 1 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
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