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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 33 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.33% 3.44% 3.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.04% 23.48% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 22
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,400 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
81 115 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.39% 14.67% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 51
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +55 26 £46,000 -8.91%
Atherstone - 1 £25,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £55,000 - 1
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) Service Management
3 14 (28.00%) ITSM
4 13 (26.00%) Selenium
4 13 (26.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
4 13 (26.00%) Functional Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) C#
5 9 (18.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (14.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (14.00%) SDLC
7 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) XML
8 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.00%) SOAP
10 4 (8.00%) Agile Testing

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 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Selenium
1 13 (26.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Quality Manager
2 16 (32.00%) QA Manager
3 15 (30.00%) Software Manager
4 13 (26.00%) Software QA Manager
5 8 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Test Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Tester
7 5 (10.00%) Lead Tester
7 5 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 4 (8.00%) Service Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Service Design Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Service Design Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Service Design Specialist
8 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) XML
2 5 (10.00%) SOAP
3 4 (8.00%) XML Messaging
4 2 (4.00%) Velocity
5 1 (2.00%) CORBA
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) Wayland
5 1 (2.00%) WebKit
5 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Infotainment
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.00%) MeeGo
2 1 (2.00%) Tizen
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) ITSM
2 14 (28.00%) Service Management
3 13 (26.00%) Functional Testing
3 13 (26.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (18.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (14.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Kanban
9 4 (8.00%) Presales
9 4 (8.00%) Product Management
9 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.00%) Fortran
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Apple
2 1 (2.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) Intel
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
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