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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.52% 1.13% 3.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.44% 16.00% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 16
Average salary £34,333 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.21% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,665 £34,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £44,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
71 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.93% 7.09% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 45
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 18 £34,330 -20.62% 1
Rugby - 4 - - 2
Leamington Spa - 3 £50,000 -
Nuneaton - 2 - -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Windows
3 20 (29.41%) C#
4 18 (26.47%) .NET
5 17 (25.00%) UNIX
5 17 (25.00%) HP
6 16 (23.53%) IBM
7 15 (22.06%) SAS
7 15 (22.06%) Intel
7 15 (22.06%) Lotus
7 15 (22.06%) SLA
7 15 (22.06%) OpenView
7 15 (22.06%) JCL
7 15 (22.06%) Mainframe
7 15 (22.06%) IBM Notes
7 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
7 15 (22.06%) Migration
7 15 (22.06%) VMware
7 15 (22.06%) Incident Management
7 15 (22.06%) ISPF
7 15 (22.06%) Release Management
7 15 (22.06%) ServiceCenter
7 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
7 15 (22.06%) Time Sharing Option
7 15 (22.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
10 10 (14.71%) User Experience
10 10 (14.71%) GitHub
10 10 (14.71%) SQL

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (22.06%) IBM Notes
1 15 (22.06%) SAS
2 4 (5.88%) WordPress
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Bugzilla
2 6 (8.82%) Behat
3 5 (7.35%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) Robotium
5 3 (4.41%) Calabash
5 3 (4.41%) Appium
6 2 (2.94%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Mainframe Operator
4 12 (17.65%) Tester
5 11 (16.18%) QA Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Software Tester
6 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Mobile Tester
9 5 (7.35%) Computer Operator
9 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Junior
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Software Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Web Tester
11 3 (4.41%) Test Leader
11 3 (4.41%) Web Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) ISPF
3 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.71%) Web Services
5 8 (11.76%) XML
5 8 (11.76%) jQuery
6 6 (8.82%) CSS
7 5 (7.35%) Yii
7 5 (7.35%) REST
7 5 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (7.35%) Symfony
8 4 (5.88%) Sass
8 4 (5.88%) LESS
8 4 (5.88%) JDBC
8 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.41%) WCF
9 3 (4.41%) XSD
9 3 (4.41%) XSLT
10 2 (2.94%) LAMP
10 2 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Mainframe
2 10 (14.71%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) UNIX
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.41%) Android
4 3 (4.41%) Mac OS
4 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (1.47%) OS/400
5 1 (1.47%) zOS
5 1 (1.47%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) Migration
2 15 (22.06%) Incident Management
2 15 (22.06%) Release Management
2 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
3 9 (13.24%) Scrum
4 8 (11.76%) MVC
5 6 (8.82%) Manual Testing
5 6 (8.82%) People Management
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.35%) Analytics
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.41%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.41%) UML
8 3 (4.41%) OOP
8 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) C#
2 15 (22.06%) JCL
3 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) SQL
5 6 (8.82%) PHP
6 5 (7.35%) Java
7 3 (4.41%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) VB6
9 1 (1.47%) Fortran
9 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 6 (8.82%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) MCPD
4 2 (2.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Time Sharing Option
1 15 (22.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) OpenView
1 15 (22.06%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) HP
2 16 (23.53%) IBM
3 15 (22.06%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) Intel
3 15 (22.06%) Lotus
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) Zend
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) ATG
7 1 (1.47%) Google
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £20000 - £24999 per annum + Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago