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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 18.06% 7.56% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 81.25% 81.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
QA
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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
16 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 22.22% 9.24% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 1
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Cwmbran region with a requirement for QA.

1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) E-Commerce
3 20 (64.52%) Data Mining
3 20 (64.52%) Telecoms
3 20 (64.52%) Advertising
3 20 (64.52%) Marketing
3 20 (64.52%) PaaS
3 20 (64.52%) Big Data
3 20 (64.52%) Mobile Marketing
4 17 (54.84%) Test Scripting
5 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 14 (45.16%) Automated Testing
6 13 (41.94%) Apache
6 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) SAN
8 8 (25.81%) Squid
8 8 (25.81%) Network Security
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) Kerberos
8 8 (25.81%) NFS
8 8 (25.81%) DNS
8 8 (25.81%) IBM
8 8 (25.81%) EMC
8 8 (25.81%) ISEB
8 8 (25.81%) High Availability
8 8 (25.81%) CentOS
8 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.81%) OpenLDAP

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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 13 (41.94%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
1 8 (25.81%) Kerberos
1 8 (25.81%) NAS
1 8 (25.81%) Network Security
1 8 (25.81%) OpenLDAP
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) Big Data
1 20 (64.52%) Data Mining
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) JMeter
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
General
1 20 (64.52%) Advertising
1 20 (64.52%) Marketing
1 20 (64.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Test Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (25.81%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
3 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) E-Commerce
2 20 (64.52%) Mobile Marketing
3 17 (54.84%) Test Scripting
4 14 (45.16%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.81%) High Availability
5 8 (25.81%) Low Latency
6 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
7 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
10 3 (9.68%) Coaching
10 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) Line Management
10 3 (9.68%) People Management
10 3 (9.68%) Requirements Management
10 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) NFS
1 8 (25.81%) Squid
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
2 8 (25.81%) EMC
2 8 (25.81%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
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