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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 27 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.91% 1.97% 2.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.26% 22.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 12
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +39.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
61 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.84% 8.79% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 45
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £50,000 £45,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +4 16 £34,330 -21.97% 1
Rugby - 6 £22,500 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £50,000 -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) .NET
3 18 (28.57%) Windows
4 17 (26.98%) UNIX
4 17 (26.98%) HP
5 15 (23.81%) Intel
5 15 (23.81%) Lotus
5 15 (23.81%) SAS
5 15 (23.81%) SLA
5 15 (23.81%) IBM
5 15 (23.81%) OpenView
5 15 (23.81%) JCL
5 15 (23.81%) Mainframe
5 15 (23.81%) IBM Notes
5 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.81%) Migration
5 15 (23.81%) VMware
5 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
5 15 (23.81%) ISPF
5 15 (23.81%) Release Management
5 15 (23.81%) ServiceCenter
5 15 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
5 15 (23.81%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 14 (22.22%) User Experience
6 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 13 (20.63%) SQL
8 11 (17.46%) XML
9 10 (15.87%) GitHub

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (23.81%) IBM Notes
1 15 (23.81%) SAS
2 4 (6.35%) WordPress
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) GitHub
2 4 (6.35%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Behat
2 5 (7.94%) PHPUnit
2 5 (7.94%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.59%) Log4j
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Mainframe Operator
3 13 (20.63%) C# Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Computer Operator
8 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Software Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) ISPF
3 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 11 (17.46%) XML
5 9 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (11.11%) jQuery
7 6 (9.52%) CSS
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.94%) Yii
8 5 (7.94%) REST
8 5 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (7.94%) HTML
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.94%) Symfony
9 4 (6.35%) Sass
9 4 (6.35%) LESS
9 4 (6.35%) JDBC
10 3 (4.76%) XSD
10 3 (4.76%) XSLT
10 3 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 14 (22.22%) User Experience
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) UNIX
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) MVS
4 1 (1.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) Migration
2 15 (23.81%) Incident Management
2 15 (23.81%) Release Management
3 9 (14.29%) Scrum
4 8 (12.70%) Test Scripting
5 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.52%) Analytics
6 6 (9.52%) People Management
6 6 (9.52%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) MVC
7 5 (7.94%) SDLC
8 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.76%) Product Management
9 3 (4.76%) Test Management
9 3 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 15 (23.81%) JCL
3 13 (20.63%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) Fortran
6 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) Degree
3 8 (12.70%) ISEB
4 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) MCPD
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Time Sharing Option
1 15 (23.81%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) OpenView
1 15 (23.81%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) HP
2 15 (23.81%) Intel
2 15 (23.81%) Lotus
2 15 (23.81%) IBM
2 15 (23.81%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Zend
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) ATG
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago