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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 7.17% 2.09% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 77.78% 23.08% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 7
Median salary £40,000 £21,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £31,000 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
27 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.22% 9.06% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 41
Median salary £40,000 £25,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -49.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 24 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bath

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 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 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) Selenium
3 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) SpecFlow
5 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
5 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
5 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
5 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (25.81%) Puppet
6 7 (22.58%) Change Control
6 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
6 7 (22.58%) New Relic
6 7 (22.58%) Docker
6 7 (22.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (22.58%) AppDynamics
6 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
7 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.13%) Digital Media
8 5 (16.13%) RESTful

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 (12.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) SpecFlow
3 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
4 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
4 7 (22.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (16.13%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Business Process Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Process Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Tester
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Development Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Integration Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Test Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Gherkin
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) RESTful
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) Java EE
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Digital Media
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) CentOS
1 1 (3.23%) Debian
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Change Control
4 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.13%) Lean Manufacturing
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Coaching
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) AppDynamics
2 7 (22.58%) New Relic
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
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