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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Somerset / Bath
Rank 43 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.48% 3.10% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 47.06% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £46,750 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £38,250 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%

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
13 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.80% 6.59% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 17
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £39,100 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 19 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Bath

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Bath region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
4 3 (17.65%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) .NET

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 1 (5.88%) OpenEdge
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Junior
2 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) WinForms
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.88%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) SDLC
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) BCP
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Progress
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