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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 41 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.08% 0.88% 2.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.26% 6.38% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 15
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
93 141 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.65% 13.82% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 88
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £24,635
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Swindon +31 19 £32,500 -40.90% 7
Malmesbury - 7 £60,000 - 1
Chippenham +13 4 £57,500 +109.09%
QA
South West

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Software Testing
3 20 (31.25%) ISTQB
4 19 (29.69%) ISEB
5 18 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (26.56%) Selenium
7 16 (25.00%) Finance
8 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 14 (21.88%) Regression Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Windows
9 13 (20.31%) HTML
9 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.31%) .NET
9 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
10 12 (18.75%) C#
10 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 12 (18.75%) MVC
11 11 (17.19%) JIRA
11 11 (17.19%) Project Management
12 10 (15.63%) SQL
12 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
12 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.63%) Degree
12 10 (15.63%) BDD
12 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
12 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
13 9 (14.06%) Process Improvement
13 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (14.06%) Waterfall

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Visio
1 7 (10.94%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (3.13%) MS Office
5 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Lucidchart
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.56%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Selenium
2 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
3 11 (17.19%) JIRA
4 7 (10.94%) Bugzilla
4 7 (10.94%) StyleCop
4 7 (10.94%) WebDriver
5 6 (9.38%) Appium
5 6 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (9.38%) Calabash
5 6 (9.38%) Gatling
5 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.38%) The Grinder
6 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.13%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) Test Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Designer
5 7 (10.94%) Digital Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Business Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Development Manager
6 6 (9.38%) QA Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Software Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Agile Development Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Multimedia Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
1 13 (20.31%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
3 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (14.06%) Web Services
5 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (12.50%) jQuery
6 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 7 (10.94%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (10.94%) Node.js
6 7 (10.94%) REST
6 7 (10.94%) WCF
7 6 (9.38%) CSS
8 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.69%) Flash
9 3 (4.69%) SOAP
9 3 (4.69%) XML
10 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
1 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Learning Management System
2 3 (4.69%) SCORM
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) VLE
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) FMCG
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Software Testing
3 18 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
4 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
4 14 (21.88%) Regression Testing
5 12 (18.75%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) Project Management
7 10 (15.63%) BDD
8 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.06%) Process Improvement
8 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.50%) System Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Code Coverage
10 7 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (10.94%) Use Case
10 7 (10.94%) Web Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Wireframes
10 7 (10.94%) Workflow
11 6 (9.38%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.75%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) SQL
4 2 (3.13%) C
4 2 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 19 (29.69%) ISEB
3 10 (15.63%) Degree
4 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Sencha
2 5 (7.81%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Adobe
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
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