The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 45 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.76% 1.43% 8.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 14.29% 70.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 31
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,800 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
14 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 5.34% 10.00% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 44
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) WhereScape RED
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BPR

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
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