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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 16 14
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - 4.55% 9.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.53% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +2.63%
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 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.22% 43.18% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Average salary £55,000 £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+189.47% -52.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £18,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £41,100 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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