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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 55 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.67% 3.68% 2.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.96% 44.90% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,650 £42,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
53 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.86% 8.19% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +2 14 £38,750 +9.92% 3
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) GitHub
3 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 11 (28.21%) User Experience
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) Migration
5 10 (25.64%) UNIX
5 10 (25.64%) VMware
5 10 (25.64%) JCL
5 10 (25.64%) Mainframe
5 10 (25.64%) OpenView
5 10 (25.64%) HP
5 10 (25.64%) Intel
5 10 (25.64%) IBM
5 10 (25.64%) Lotus
5 10 (25.64%) IBM Notes
5 10 (25.64%) SAS
5 10 (25.64%) SLA
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
5 10 (25.64%) ISPF
5 10 (25.64%) Release Management
5 10 (25.64%) ServiceCenter
6 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.95%) Refactoring
7 7 (17.95%) Automotive
7 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (25.64%) IBM Notes
1 10 (25.64%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless Security
1 1 (2.56%) NetScreen
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Robotium
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Calabash
3 1 (2.56%) Appium
3 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (17.95%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Mainframe Operator
4 6 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Designer
8 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Software Tester
9 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Designer
9 1 (2.56%) Web Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Web Team Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (25.64%) ISPF
3 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 10 (25.64%) Mainframe
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Economics
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) MVS
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Migration
2 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
2 10 (25.64%) Release Management
3 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
4 7 (17.95%) Refactoring
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Product Management
6 5 (12.82%) Line Management
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) JCL
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) OpenView
1 10 (25.64%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) VMware
1 10 (25.64%) HP
1 10 (25.64%) Intel
1 10 (25.64%) IBM
1 10 (25.64%) Lotus
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Aruba
3 1 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwick
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago