The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 17.78% 17.39% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
QA
Somerset

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 Yeovil region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yeovil
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 17.78% 43.48% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Yeovil region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

QA
Salary Trend in Yeovil

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

QA Salary Trend in Yeovil

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yeovil region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Test Management
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (30.00%) User Experience
5 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Selenium

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Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yeovil region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Tester
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
1 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (40.00%) Test Management
3 8 (40.00%) User Stories
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Yeovil
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago