The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 54 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.39% 6.97% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.73% 62.50% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 1
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Worcestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.09% 11.15% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 13
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

QA
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

QA Salary Trend in Worcestershire

QA
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Worcester -21 3 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Redditch -9 2 £25,000 +11.11%
QA
West Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Trello
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) Core Data
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (28.57%) UIKit
3 2 (28.57%) Smarty
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Trello
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
1 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Xcode
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Product Owner
1 3 (42.86%) Product Owner
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
1 2 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (28.57%) Core Data
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) Smarty
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) UIKit
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) B2B
3 2 (28.57%) B2C
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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