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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 64 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.56% 2.68% 3.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.33% 35.29% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,067 £29,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £46,650 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
120 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.27% 7.60% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 70 43 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 -30 6 £50,500 +30.32% 1
Rugby - 3 £28,250 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £40,000 -
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 14 (26.92%) Windows
5 13 (25.00%) Degree
6 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
6 11 (21.15%) Java
6 11 (21.15%) Project Management
7 10 (19.23%) Unix
7 10 (19.23%) Selenium
7 10 (19.23%) Analytics
8 9 (17.31%) Open Source
8 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
8 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
8 9 (17.31%) SUSE
8 9 (17.31%) Log4j
8 9 (17.31%) Selenium IDE
9 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.46%) SAP
10 7 (13.46%) ISEB
10 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.54%) SDLC
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
12 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Selenium
2 9 (17.31%) Log4j
2 9 (17.31%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) QA Manager
2 9 (17.31%) QA Test Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Tester
5 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.69%) QA Leader
6 4 (7.69%) Software QA Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Author
8 2 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
1 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
1 5 (9.62%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 9 (17.31%) SUSE
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 11 (21.15%) Project Management
4 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 10 (19.23%) Analytics
6 9 (17.31%) Open Source
7 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 6 (11.54%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Test Management
10 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) C#
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 7 (13.46%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (1.92%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) OpenView
2 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
2 7 (13.46%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Intel
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
Rugby, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
ECOM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago