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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +21
Permanent jobs citing QA 31 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.66% 1.04% 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 83.78% 8.33% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 5
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £32,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
37 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 11.53% 12.50% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 31
Median salary £40,000 £34,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bath

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 22 (52.38%) Selenium
2 19 (45.24%) Degree
3 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 18 (42.86%) DevOps
4 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 14 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 14 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (33.33%) Puppet
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
5 13 (30.95%) Change Control
5 13 (30.95%) New Relic
5 13 (30.95%) Docker
5 13 (30.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (30.95%) AppDynamics
6 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.81%) .NET
7 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
8 9 (21.43%) Python
8 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.05%) C#
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
9 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing

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 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Selenium
2 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 14 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 14 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 13 (30.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.90%) Maven
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.38%) TestRail
7 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
1 9 (21.43%) Tester
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Business Process Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Process Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Software Tester
3 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Development Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Test Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (11.90%) RESTful
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) Java EE
4 4 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) CentOS
1 1 (2.38%) Debian
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) DevOps
2 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
2 13 (30.95%) Change Control
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Lean Manufacturing
7 2 (4.76%) Line Management
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Coaching
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMP
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) AppDynamics
2 13 (30.95%) New Relic
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago