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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Tester
South West / Bristol
Rank 121 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.19% - 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £33,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%

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
1561 1701 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.84% 97.03% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1528 1556
Median salary £44,317 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 2017.

QA Tester Salary Histogram in Bristol

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Intranet
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Usability 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 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) API Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Matched Pension, Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago