The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.76% 1.25% 6.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.41% 16.67% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £27,500 £38,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
17 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 9.39% 7.50% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 23
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £19,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Chippenham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago