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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing QA 34 30 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.68% 2.93% 5.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.38% 15.71% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 54
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.09%
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
105 191 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.36% 18.67% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 175 152
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Swindon +8 19 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Chippenham -7 7 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Corsham - 6 £27,500 -
Melksham - 1 £40,000 -
QA
South West

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 16 (31.37%) Windows
4 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (21.57%) HP
6 10 (19.61%) C#
6 10 (19.61%) .NET
6 10 (19.61%) Test Scripting
7 9 (17.65%) HTML
7 9 (17.65%) Project Management
7 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.69%) Degree
8 8 (15.69%) MVC
8 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
9 7 (13.73%) Node.js
9 7 (13.73%) REST
9 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (13.73%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (13.73%) Wireframes
9 7 (13.73%) StyleCop
9 7 (13.73%) Sencha

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 (13.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) WEP
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.96%) JBehave
2 1 (1.96%) JUnit
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Test Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Designer
2 7 (13.73%) Digital Designer
2 7 (13.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Development Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Quality Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Development Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Multimedia Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) QA Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
3 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
3 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
3 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (13.73%) jQuery
4 7 (13.73%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (13.73%) Node.js
4 7 (13.73%) REST
4 7 (13.73%) WCF
5 3 (5.88%) Flash
6 2 (3.92%) MFC
6 2 (3.92%) Spring
6 2 (3.92%) WPF
6 2 (3.92%) XML
7 1 (1.96%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) SCORM
3 3 (5.88%) VLE
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Test Scripting
4 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) Code Coverage
6 7 (13.73%) Use Case
6 7 (13.73%) Wireframes
7 5 (9.80%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) Time Management
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Logistics
9 3 (5.88%) Migration
9 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.88%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) C#
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
4 8 (15.69%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) ISEB
6 5 (9.80%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) HP
2 7 (13.73%) Sencha
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago