The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 36
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 0.37% 7.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 16.67% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 13 6 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 6.28% 2.22% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 26
Median salary £36,250 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Bournemouth

QA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for QA in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NDS
2 1 (16.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + (Medical, Dental, 35 Hols)
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