The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 71 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.73% 2.70% 3.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.39% 21.23% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 25
Median salary £43,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.62% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,688 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
87 146 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.41% 12.71% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 123 135
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,800 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

QA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

QA Salary Trend in Wiltshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

QA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham -6 6 £43,000 +32.30%
Corsham - 4 £27,500 -
Swindon -1 2 £53,750 +17.64% 2
Salisbury +20 1 £55,000 +59.42%
QA
South West

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
3 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
4 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) C#
5 12 (25.53%) Degree
6 11 (23.40%) Windows
7 10 (21.28%) .NET
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
7 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
7 10 (21.28%) Finance
7 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (21.28%) SDLC
8 9 (19.15%) Scrum
9 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
10 7 (14.89%) ISEB
10 7 (14.89%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (12.77%) HP
11 6 (12.77%) Unix
11 6 (12.77%) Linux
11 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
11 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
12 5 (10.64%) Performance Testing
12 5 (10.64%) Load Testing
12 5 (10.64%) FitNesse
12 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS Project
3 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.26%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) JBehave
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Front Office
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Test Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Data Governance Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Data Governance Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Governance Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Murex Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) QC Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) MFC
3 2 (4.26%) WPF
4 1 (2.13%) Bing Maps
4 1 (2.13%) Google Maps API
4 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
2 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
3 10 (21.28%) SDLC
3 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (10.64%) Load Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (6.38%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) People Management
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) C#
3 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) Degree
4 7 (14.89%) ISEB
5 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.13%) MCP
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Murex
5 2 (4.26%) Trapeze
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) ESRI
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
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