The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.24% 2.58% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 35.29% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £33,750 £55,000 £20,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.63% +171.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £47,000 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £22,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
QA
Dorset

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 Bournemouth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.02% 7.30% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 8
Median salary £55,000 £46,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -28.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,150 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

QA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bournemouth region.

QA Salary Trend in Bournemouth

QA
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) FogBugz
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Zend
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