The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 5.71% - 1.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £17,000 - £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
Gloucestershire

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 Cirencester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 11.43% 9.09% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -47.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £85,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Cirencester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

QA
Salary Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Cirencester region.

QA Salary Trend in Cirencester

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) AppScan
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) AppScan
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) CMMI
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft