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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 18.18% 6.78% 5.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £26,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -18.93%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
QA
Torfaen

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
8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 18.18% 6.78% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £26,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -18.93%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Marketing
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Advertising
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
5 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
5 5 (35.71%) NFS
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 5 (35.71%) Squid
5 5 (35.71%) Requirements Management

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 (35.71%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
1 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
1 5 (35.71%) NAS
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
1 5 (35.71%) OpenLDAP
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Advertising
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Development
3 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) CentOS
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) People Management
2 5 (35.71%) Requirements Management
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Product Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) V-Model
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) NFS
1 5 (35.71%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) EMC
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
Cwmbran, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago