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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 19 11
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 1.64% 16.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 11.11% 100.00%
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
13 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.29% 14.75% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £53,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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