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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 8 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 18.18% 2.17% 4.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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
6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 27.27% 2.17% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £30,750 £22,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,200 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Legal
1 7 (58.33%) Military
1 7 (58.33%) Logistics
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

General
1 7 (58.33%) Legal
1 7 (58.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Logistics
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared