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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 43 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.42% 1.25% 3.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 53.75% 14.75% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +2.63%
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
80 61 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.08% 8.47% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 67
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +24 31 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Alcester - 4 £24,750 -
Nuneaton - 1 - - 1
Rugby - 1 - - 1
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
3 15 (24.59%) C#
3 15 (24.59%) Windows
4 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (19.67%) .NET
5 12 (19.67%) GitHub
5 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
6 11 (18.03%) UNIX
7 10 (16.39%) JIRA
7 10 (16.39%) IBM
7 10 (16.39%) HP
8 9 (14.75%) Intel
8 9 (14.75%) SLA
8 9 (14.75%) OpenView
8 9 (14.75%) Lotus
8 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
8 9 (14.75%) JCL
8 9 (14.75%) IBM Notes
8 9 (14.75%) SAS
8 9 (14.75%) ISPF
8 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
8 9 (14.75%) ServiceCenter
8 9 (14.75%) Release Management
8 9 (14.75%) VMware
8 9 (14.75%) Migration
8 9 (14.75%) User Experience
9 8 (13.11%) Bugzilla
9 8 (13.11%) MVC

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (14.75%) IBM Notes
1 9 (14.75%) SAS
2 4 (6.56%) WordPress
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
1 1 (1.64%) NetScreen
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless Security
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) JIRA
2 8 (13.11%) Bugzilla
3 5 (8.20%) PHPUnit
3 5 (8.20%) Behat
4 4 (6.56%) Robotium
4 4 (6.56%) Appium
4 4 (6.56%) Calabash
4 4 (6.56%) Selenium
5 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Analyst
2 19 (31.15%) Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Tester
4 13 (21.31%) QA Analyst
4 13 (21.31%) Software Tester
5 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Mobile Tester
7 7 (11.48%) Test Analyst
7 7 (11.48%) Mainframe Operator
8 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Junior Software Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Web Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Web Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) QA Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Junior Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Junior
10 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
1 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
2 9 (14.75%) ISPF
3 8 (13.11%) jQuery
4 7 (11.48%) Web Services
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
6 5 (8.20%) Symfony
6 5 (8.20%) Yii
6 5 (8.20%) REST
6 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (6.56%) Sass
7 4 (6.56%) LESS
8 2 (3.28%) XML
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.64%) SOAP
9 1 (1.64%) HTML
9 1 (1.64%) LAMP
9 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.64%) Ajax
9 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
1 9 (14.75%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) UNIX
3 8 (13.11%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Android
4 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
4 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) MVS
6 1 (1.64%) zOS
6 1 (1.64%) OS/400
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Test Scripting
3 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
3 9 (14.75%) Release Management
3 9 (14.75%) Migration
4 8 (13.11%) MVC
4 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
5 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.92%) TDD
6 3 (4.92%) Line Management
7 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Scrum
7 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.64%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.64%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.64%) Project Management
8 1 (1.64%) Validation
8 1 (1.64%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C#
2 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.75%) JCL
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
4 6 (9.84%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) VB6
6 2 (3.28%) VB
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Fortran
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) MCPD
4 2 (3.28%) MCSD
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) OpenView
1 9 (14.75%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) IBM
1 10 (16.39%) HP
2 9 (14.75%) Intel
2 9 (14.75%) Lotus
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Zend
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) ATG
5 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.64%) Aruba
5 1 (1.64%) Aerohive Networks
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pomeroy IT Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £34330 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago