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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 0.70% 5.95% 4.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 35.48% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -25.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
4 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.80% 16.76% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 25
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
1 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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