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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Wiltshire / Chippenham
Rank 28 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.90% 0.56% 1.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.53% 7.14% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £27,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+109.09% -29.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
17 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 12.32% 7.82% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 20
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,750 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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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

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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
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Chippenham

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management

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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:

Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Software Test Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Development Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Development Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree