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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.48% 3.35% 4.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.00% 15.53% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 22
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
50 103 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.79% 21.59% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 94 68
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £26,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £63,850 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Swindon

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (31.82%) Wireframes
3 7 (31.82%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (31.82%) WCF
3 7 (31.82%) Use Case
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) StyleCop
3 7 (31.82%) Sencha
3 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 7 (31.82%) REST
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) WEP
3 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
3 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management
6 4 (18.18%) ISEB
6 4 (18.18%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) StyleCop
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) JBehave
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Designer
1 7 (31.82%) Digital Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Development Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Multimedia Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Account Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 7 (31.82%) REST
3 7 (31.82%) WCF
4 3 (13.64%) Flash
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) LESS
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Learning Management System
1 3 (13.64%) SCORM
1 3 (13.64%) VLE
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
2 7 (31.82%) Use Case
2 7 (31.82%) Wireframes
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Sencha
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
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