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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Wiltshire / Chippenham
Rank 29 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.44% 3.33% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 37.50% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £57,500 £31,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
12 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 9.76% 8.89% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,850 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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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

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 11 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) 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 7 (70.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree