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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.88% 2.31% 3.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.03% 36.21% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
59 58 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.54% 6.39% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +12 5 £44,000 +3.52%
Nuneaton -10 1 £30,000 -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Refactoring
2 13 (61.90%) Product Management
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (61.90%) GitHub
2 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
3 11 (52.38%) Automotive
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) SLA
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) OpenView
8 2 (9.52%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) Intel
8 2 (9.52%) Lotus
8 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (9.52%) JCL
8 2 (9.52%) Middleware
8 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) UNIX
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) UML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Automotive
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Progress Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Designer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) JMS
2 2 (9.52%) ISPF
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) Refactoring
1 13 (61.90%) Product Management
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) SOA
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.76%) System Testing
4 1 (4.76%) QMS
4 1 (4.76%) V-Model
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) JCL
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Intel
2 2 (9.52%) Lotus
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Infragistics
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45 - £60 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago