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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 26 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.40% 1.90% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.25% 17.65% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
16 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 10.88% 10.76% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 38
Median salary £34,500 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.27% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £35,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

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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

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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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:

General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (90.91%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB