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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 52 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing QA 37 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.29% 4.80% 1.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.22% 44.71% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 8
Median salary £40,000 £34,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -19.21%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
92 85 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.14% 10.75% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 78 54
Median salary £42,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -26 23 £35,000 -8.89% 2
Leamington Spa - 10 £40,750 -
Atherstone - 1 £36,500 -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (36.51%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Back Office
4 21 (33.33%) XML
5 19 (30.16%) Selenium
6 18 (28.57%) JIRA
7 17 (26.98%) Functional Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
9 15 (23.81%) Project Management
9 15 (23.81%) Wealth Management
10 14 (22.22%) SoapUI
10 14 (22.22%) TestDirector
11 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
12 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.87%) Retail
14 7 (11.11%) SAP
14 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
14 7 (11.11%) B2B
14 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
14 7 (11.11%) Order to Cash
14 7 (11.11%) Budget Control
15 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
15 6 (9.52%) Scrum
15 6 (9.52%) Windows
16 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
16 5 (7.94%) ISEB
16 5 (7.94%) Degree
16 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
16 5 (7.94%) Portfolio Management

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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 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SAP BI
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Selenium
2 18 (28.57%) JIRA
3 16 (25.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 14 (22.22%) TestDirector
5 3 (4.76%) Hudson
5 3 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Concordion
7 1 (1.59%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.59%) RSpec
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Back Office
3 10 (15.87%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Tester
3 16 (25.40%) QA Tester
4 14 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 14 (22.22%) QA Automation Tester
4 14 (22.22%) XML Tester
5 10 (15.87%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 10 (15.87%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
7 7 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Automation Tester
8 5 (7.94%) Senior QA Tester
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Tester
9 4 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.17%) XML Messaging
2 2 (3.17%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.59%) ISPF
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) RESTful
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) Velocity
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) DataPower
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (26.98%) Functional Testing
3 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
4 15 (23.81%) Project Management
4 15 (23.81%) Wealth Management
5 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.11%) B2B
7 7 (11.11%) Budget Control
7 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.11%) Order to Cash
7 7 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) Scrum
9 5 (7.94%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.35%) UML
10 4 (6.35%) Use Case
11 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) C#
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) C
2 2 (3.17%) C++
2 2 (3.17%) Fortran
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
1 5 (7.94%) ISEB
1 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) OpenView
2 1 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (3.17%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Intel
3 1 (1.59%) Lotus
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
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