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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 50 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.65% 2.48% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £28,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
34 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.07% 7.43% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 9
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £34,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Maximo
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft