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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 8.45% 1.33% 1.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 78.95% 9.09% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 4
Median salary £36,250 £38,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +33.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £25,250 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,250 £33,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
38 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 10.70% 14.62% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 34
Median salary £36,250 £26,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.42% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 26 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bath

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 27 (50.94%) Selenium
2 19 (35.85%) Degree
3 18 (33.96%) Automated Testing
4 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
5 16 (30.19%) DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) Gherkin
6 15 (28.30%) Cucumber
7 14 (26.42%) Puppet
7 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (26.42%) TeamCity
7 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
7 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
7 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
7 14 (26.42%) Python
7 14 (26.42%) SpecFlow
7 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (24.53%) Change Control
8 13 (24.53%) Digital Media
8 13 (24.53%) New Relic
8 13 (24.53%) Docker
8 13 (24.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (24.53%) AppDynamics
8 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
8 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
8 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
9 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.98%) .NET
11 8 (15.09%) C#

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 2 (3.77%) IIS
1 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) NAS
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) VoIP
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.30%) Cucumber
4 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
4 14 (26.42%) SpecFlow
4 14 (26.42%) TeamCity
5 13 (24.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (5.66%) Maven
7 1 (1.89%) Ant
7 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.89%) TestRail
7 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Tester
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Software Tester
3 11 (20.75%) Business Process Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Process Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Developer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Customer Support
8 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Gherkin
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) RESTful
3 3 (5.66%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.77%) Backbone.js
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) HTML5
4 2 (3.77%) Java EE
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) CentOS
1 1 (1.89%) Debian
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Automated Testing
2 16 (30.19%) DevOps
3 13 (24.53%) Change Control
3 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
4 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
5 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) Customer Intelligence
6 3 (5.66%) Line Management
6 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) CRM
7 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) MVC
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
1 14 (26.42%) PowerShell
1 14 (26.42%) Python
2 8 (15.09%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
5 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (26.42%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) AppDynamics
2 13 (24.53%) New Relic
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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