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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 49 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 25 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.30% 1.10% 2.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.88% 7.69% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 23
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
93 143 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.29% 14.31% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 87 127 107
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +27 16 £45,000 -42.85% 1
Chippenham +7 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Malmesbury - 3 £60,000 -
QA
South West

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Software Testing
3 14 (26.42%) Windows
4 13 (24.53%) .NET
5 12 (22.64%) HTML
5 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.64%) ISEB
5 12 (22.64%) ISTQB
6 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.75%) Project Management
6 11 (20.75%) MVC
6 11 (20.75%) C#
6 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.87%) Degree
7 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
8 9 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.98%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
9 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
9 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) Web Services
9 8 (15.09%) HP
9 8 (15.09%) jQuery
9 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis

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 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.66%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Lucidchart
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) StyleCop
2 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) Appium
4 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.66%) Calabash
4 3 (5.66%) Gatling
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.66%) The Grinder
5 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Test Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Designer
4 7 (13.21%) Digital Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Multimedia Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) QA Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Quality Manager
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Manual Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 12 (22.64%) HTML
3 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
4 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (15.09%) jQuery
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (13.21%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (13.21%) Node.js
6 7 (13.21%) REST
6 7 (13.21%) WCF
7 5 (9.43%) CSS
8 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
9 3 (5.66%) Flash
9 3 (5.66%) XML
10 1 (1.89%) LAMP
10 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.66%) SCORM
3 3 (5.66%) VLE
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Software Testing
3 11 (20.75%) MVC
3 11 (20.75%) Project Management
4 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
4 9 (16.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) Code Coverage
6 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) Use Case
6 7 (13.21%) Wireframes
7 5 (9.43%) Time Management
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (5.66%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.75%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) C
4 2 (3.77%) Ruby
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) ISEB
1 12 (22.64%) ISTQB
2 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
4 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
5 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
6 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) HP
2 7 (13.21%) Sencha
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
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