The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Warwickshire / Warwick
Rank 17 66 21
Rank change year-on-year +49 -45  
Permanent jobs citing QA 17 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwick 9.50% 1.17% 9.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 10.81% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 25
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,250 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Warwick with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Warwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 34 37 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 18.99% 10.82% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 44
Median salary £46,000 £48,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.64% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

QA
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Salary trend for QA in Warwick

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Warwick region with a requirement for QA.

1 13 (43.33%) Finance
1 13 (43.33%) Selenium
1 13 (43.33%) SoapUI
1 13 (43.33%) Functional Testing
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) ITSM
3 9 (30.00%) Service Management
3 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.33%) Presales
7 4 (13.33%) Service Design
7 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) SOAP
7 4 (13.33%) XML
7 4 (13.33%) Back Office
7 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 4 (13.33%) XML Messaging
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Selenium
1 13 (43.33%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Quality Manager
2 10 (33.33%) QA Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Software Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Test Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Software QA Manager
5 5 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Lead Tester
6 4 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (13.33%) Service Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Service Design Specialist
6 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
6 4 (13.33%) Tester
7 3 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) SOAP
1 4 (13.33%) XML
1 4 (13.33%) XML Messaging
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Functional Testing
2 9 (30.00%) ITSM
2 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (30.00%) Service Management
2 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (13.33%) Presales
5 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Service Design
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) QMS
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
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