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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 51 36 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.23% 7.16% 1.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.67% 54.24% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Median salary £27,500 £55,000 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +165.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £48,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £63,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
15 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.62% 13.20% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 11
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 25 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 25 August 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%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) FogBugz
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML

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