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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.39% 4.55% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 85.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 2.08% 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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

QA
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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) RS-232
3 1 (25.00%) RS-485
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) RS-485
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days
Posted: 15 days ago