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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 37 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.09% 5.37% 1.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.25% 72.97% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £27,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
16 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.27% 7.36% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 17
Median salary £60,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 16 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 16 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 3 (21.43%) E-Discovery
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
3 3 (21.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (21.43%) WFM
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) NDS

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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) FogBugz
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Software Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Testing
3 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) XHTML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) E-Discovery
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) WFM
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) NDS
1 3 (21.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Xen
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago