The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.26% 2.61% 13.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.00% 31.82% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Median salary £29,000 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +36.98%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
25 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.50% 8.21% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 15
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +33.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for QA.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 3 (21.43%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Games
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior NHS Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
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Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: up to £45K depending on experience
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Salary: up to £42K depending on experience
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