The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 58 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.64% 2.87% 5.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.38% 18.09% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 26
Median salary £30,000 £46,377 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.31% +23.67%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
32 94 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.82% 15.85% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 30 90 83
Median salary £65,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

QA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

QA Salary Trend in Swindon

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Back Office
6 3 (16.67%) Front Office
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) Murex
6 3 (16.67%) ISEB
6 3 (16.67%) Findur
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (16.67%) People Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Findur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) JBehave
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Back Office
3 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Data Governance Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Data Governance Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Data Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Developer
1 3 (16.67%) Governance Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Development Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Murex Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (16.67%) People Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Murex
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
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