The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 5.11% 1.94% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 82.35% 27.27% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 4
Median salary £40,000 £21,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £29,250 £42,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
QA
Somerset

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 Bath region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.20% 7.10% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 41
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -53.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

QA
Salary Trend in Bath

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

QA Salary Trend in Bath

QA
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Bath region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bath

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Bath region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Selenium
4 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Lean Manufacturing
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) RESTful
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
6 4 (19.05%) Java EE
6 4 (19.05%) Maven

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Process Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Development Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Process Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Software Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Test Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) Java EE
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Lean Manufacturing
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) New Relic
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