The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 36 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.41% 6.54% 2.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.48% 66.67% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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 Gloucester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.85% 9.80% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 33
Average salary £42,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

QA
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

QA Salary Trend in Gloucester

QA
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Gloucester

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) DTV
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) CentOS
3 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Trainer
2 4 (28.57%) Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) DTV
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) OOP
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) TDD
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) RedPrairie
3 1 (7.14%) JDA
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
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