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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.47% 3.82% 2.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -30.83%
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
13 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 9.56% 8.92% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 1
Median salary £32,500 £43,164 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -28.06%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project

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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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) CRM Manager
1 2 (40.00%) QA Leader
1 2 (40.00%) QA Manager
1 2 (40.00%) QA Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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