The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Poole region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 44 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.41% 8.33% 3.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.41% 8.33% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Dorset

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Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 3 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

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Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy