The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 2.42% 3.30% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £24,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £36,500 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Dorset

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 Poole region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 4.24% 7.69% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £21,400 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,750 £47,898
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

The demand trend of job ads across the Poole region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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Salary Trend in Poole

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

QA Salary Trend in Poole

QA
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Poole region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Poole

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 30 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 Poole region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MFC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony

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Top Related IT Skills in Poole 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Leader
1 2 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 2 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Drools
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago