The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran 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)
Torfaen / Cwmbran
Rank 16 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 5.00% 20.95% 5.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 84.62% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 3
Median salary - £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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 Cwmbran region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 5.00% 24.76% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 5
Median salary - £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

The demand trend of job ads across the Cwmbran region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

QA
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

QA Salary Trend in Cwmbran

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

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 Cwmbran region with a requirement for QA.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Squid
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
2 5 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Low Latency
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) PaaS
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
2 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
2 5 (55.56%) NFS
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) iSCSI
1 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Advertising
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Development
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) CentOS
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 5 (55.56%) Low Latency
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Entry
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Product Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) NFS
1 5 (55.56%) Squid
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle