The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Tester
South West / Bristol
Rank 124 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% - 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £35,250 - £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1695 1757 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.23% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1556 1550
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured QA Tester in the job title.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Bristol

QA Tester
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Tester across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

QA Tester Salary Histogram in Bristol

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, QA Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) NUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (20.00%) WATIR
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing

QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) API Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby
1 2 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago