The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich 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 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 1.39% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
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 West Bromwich region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 9.72% 9.38% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £32,500 £42,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +122.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,050 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,480 £56,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

QA
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the West Bromwich region.

QA Salary Trend in West Bromwich

QA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft