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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 56 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.45% 3.80% 0.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.38% 39.24% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 7
Median salary £42,500 £34,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.78% -19.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £33,665 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,800 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
109 79 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.44% 9.68% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 59
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 37 £39,750 +15.77% 1
Leamington Spa +15 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Atherstone - 1 £36,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £25,500 -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 41 (57.75%) JIRA
3 40 (56.34%) Back Office
4 38 (53.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (49.30%) XML
5 35 (49.30%) Selenium
6 33 (46.48%) Functional Testing
7 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
8 31 (43.66%) Wealth Management
9 30 (42.25%) TestDirector
9 30 (42.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (42.25%) SoapUI
10 20 (28.17%) Project Management
11 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.31%) Retail
12 10 (14.08%) Test Scripting
13 9 (12.68%) Scrum
13 9 (12.68%) B2B
13 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
13 9 (12.68%) Budget Control
13 9 (12.68%) Order to Cash
14 7 (9.86%) TDD
15 6 (8.45%) Kanban
15 6 (8.45%) Product Management
15 6 (8.45%) Degree
15 6 (8.45%) User Experience
15 6 (8.45%) JIRA Agile
15 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
16 5 (7.04%) Test Planning
16 5 (7.04%) Line Management

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 5 (7.04%) CMS
2 4 (5.63%) Drupal
2 4 (5.63%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Magento
1 4 (5.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Basecamp
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (57.75%) JIRA
2 35 (49.30%) Selenium
3 30 (42.25%) SoapUI
3 30 (42.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (42.25%) TestDirector
4 6 (8.45%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) Hudson
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.82%) Ranorex
5 2 (2.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) Concordion
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) RSpec
General
1 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 40 (56.34%) Back Office
3 13 (18.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) QA Tester
1 31 (43.66%) Tester
2 30 (42.25%) Automation Tester
2 30 (42.25%) QA Automation Tester
2 30 (42.25%) XML Tester
3 21 (29.58%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 21 (29.58%) Selenium Tester
4 16 (22.54%) Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
6 11 (15.49%) Senior Automation Tester
6 11 (15.49%) Senior QA Tester
6 11 (15.49%) Senior Tester
7 8 (11.27%) IT Manager
7 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 5 (7.04%) QA Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Development Project Manager
10 4 (5.63%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) XML
2 4 (5.63%) Velocity
3 3 (4.23%) XML Messaging
4 2 (2.82%) .NET
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.82%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.41%) J2EE
5 1 (1.41%) REST
5 1 (1.41%) RESTful
5 1 (1.41%) SOAP
5 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.45%) User Experience
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (46.48%) Functional Testing
3 32 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 31 (43.66%) Wealth Management
5 20 (28.17%) Project Management
6 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.08%) Test Scripting
8 9 (12.68%) B2B
8 9 (12.68%) Budget Control
8 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.68%) Order to Cash
8 9 (12.68%) Scrum
9 7 (9.86%) TDD
10 6 (8.45%) Kanban
10 6 (8.45%) Product Management
11 5 (7.04%) Line Management
11 5 (7.04%) OO
11 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.04%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) C#
4 2 (2.82%) C
4 2 (2.82%) C++
4 2 (2.82%) Fortran
4 2 (2.82%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Adobe
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
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