Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 33 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 -25
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.41% 6.53% 4.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.17% 46.30% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 19
Norfolk median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +69.23% +20.37%
10th Percentile £26,125 £33,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,500 £47,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 24 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 8.14% 14.10% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 47
Norfolk median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +22.81%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £46,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Norfolk

QA
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for QA in Norfolk

QA
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Norfolk over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Norfolk

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Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -6 11 £37,500 -31.82% 6
QA
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Norfolk region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Xamarin
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
5 4 (30.77%) Universal Windows Platform
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) Puppet
7 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Selenium

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (30.77%) Universal Windows Platform
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Global Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) SFIA
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau