The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 16 11
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 1.69% 15.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 11.11% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
QA
South Wales

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 Bridgend region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.99% 15.25% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 14
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,350 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £31,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

QA
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

QA Salary Trend in Bridgend