The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 38 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.06% 3.12% 2.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.52% 37.74% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 17
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £50,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
71 53 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.32% 8.26% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 74
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Warwickshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

QA
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +9 23 £36,000 -7.09%
Leamington Spa +7 4 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Nuneaton - 1 £32,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 1
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 47 (55.29%) JIRA
2 45 (52.94%) Finance
3 40 (47.06%) Back Office
3 40 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (44.71%) XML
5 34 (40.00%) Selenium
5 34 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 34 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 33 (38.82%) Wealth Management
7 32 (37.65%) TestDirector
7 32 (37.65%) SoapUI
8 28 (32.94%) Project Management
9 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.65%) Scrum
11 13 (15.29%) Retail
12 10 (11.76%) TDD
13 9 (10.59%) Test Scripting
13 9 (10.59%) Product Management
13 9 (10.59%) Kanban
13 9 (10.59%) Degree
13 9 (10.59%) JIRA Agile
13 9 (10.59%) SDLC
14 8 (9.41%) Line Management
15 7 (8.24%) CMS
15 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
15 7 (8.24%) Risk Management
15 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.24%) B2B

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.24%) CMS
2 6 (7.06%) Drupal
2 6 (7.06%) WordPress
3 1 (1.18%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Magento
1 6 (7.06%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (55.29%) JIRA
2 34 (40.00%) Selenium
2 34 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (37.65%) SoapUI
3 32 (37.65%) TestDirector
4 9 (10.59%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.53%) Hudson
5 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.53%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.18%) Zephyr
General
1 45 (52.94%) Finance
2 40 (47.06%) Back Office
3 13 (15.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Tester
2 33 (38.82%) QA Tester
3 32 (37.65%) Automation Tester
3 32 (37.65%) QA Automation Tester
3 32 (37.65%) XML Tester
4 23 (27.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 23 (27.06%) Selenium Tester
5 20 (23.53%) Analyst
6 14 (16.47%) Project Manager
6 14 (16.47%) Senior QA Tester
6 14 (16.47%) Senior Tester
7 13 (15.29%) Senior Automation Tester
8 11 (12.94%) Test Analyst
9 9 (10.59%) IT Manager
10 8 (9.41%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (8.24%) Development Manager
12 6 (7.06%) Development Project Manager
12 6 (7.06%) IT Development Manager
12 6 (7.06%) QA Analyst
12 6 (7.06%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.71%) XML
2 6 (7.06%) Velocity
3 5 (5.88%) .NET
4 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.53%) XML Messaging
5 3 (3.53%) X-Windows
6 2 (2.35%) RESTful
6 2 (2.35%) SOAP
6 2 (2.35%) Web Services
7 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.18%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) CSS3
7 1 (1.18%) HTML
7 1 (1.18%) HTML5
7 1 (1.18%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (1.18%) J2EE
7 1 (1.18%) jQuery
7 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) User Experience
3 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) DataPower
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Linux
1 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
1 3 (3.53%) Unix
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Android
2 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 33 (38.82%) Wealth Management
4 28 (32.94%) Project Management
5 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.65%) Scrum
7 10 (11.76%) TDD
8 9 (10.59%) Kanban
8 9 (10.59%) Product Management
8 9 (10.59%) SDLC
8 9 (10.59%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.41%) Line Management
10 7 (8.24%) B2B
10 7 (8.24%) Budget Control
10 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (8.24%) Order to Cash
10 7 (8.24%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (8.24%) Risk Management
10 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) Java
2 5 (5.88%) SQL
3 4 (4.71%) C#
4 3 (3.53%) C
4 3 (3.53%) C++
4 3 (3.53%) Fortran
4 3 (3.53%) Python
5 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) ISEB
3 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (7.06%) Adobe
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.18%) IBM
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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