The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.35% 5.73% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 45.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
Wiltshire

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 Chippenham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 10.06% 12.74% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 12
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +44.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,800 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,850 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

QA
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

QA Salary Trend in Chippenham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MFC
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) CCNP
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) Advertising
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Clustering

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software QA Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) MFC
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) VMware