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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 8.33% 7.06% 5.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £46,750 £39,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.35% +83.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 8.33% 9.41% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £46,750 £37,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.66% +74.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 11 (61.11%) Advertising
2 11 (61.11%) Marketing
2 11 (61.11%) PaaS
2 11 (61.11%) Big Data
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile Marketing
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (61.11%) Data Mining
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) Apache
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
6 4 (22.22%) NFS
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) Squid
6 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (22.22%) NAS

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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 9 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) PaaS
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
1 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 4 (22.22%) NAS
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
1 4 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Big Data
1 11 (61.11%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Advertising
1 11 (61.11%) Marketing
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile Marketing
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 4 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 3 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) NFS
1 4 (22.22%) Squid
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) EMC
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
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