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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 28 48 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +30
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.64% 4.77% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.37% 65.79% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £30,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £54,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
19 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 9.79% 7.25% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 18
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 24 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 February 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
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 3 (21.43%) E-Discovery
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) NDS
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Linux

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%) EPiServer
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 2 (14.29%) Selenium
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%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 3 (21.43%) Software Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
1 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Test
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Testing
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .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
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Software 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%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (21.43%) WFM
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
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
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) Xen
1 3 (21.43%) XenApp
1 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago