The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Warwickshire / Leamington Spa
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 16 37
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21  
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 2.50% 9.89% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 56.25% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Median salary £51,750 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.76% -10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leamington Spa
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa 4.38% 17.58% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 12
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leamington Spa

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leamington Spa citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Leamington Spa

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Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Leamington Spa.

Salary trend for QA in Leamington Spa

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Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Leamington Spa over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leamington Spa region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Automotive
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript