Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 33 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 5.06% 4.11% 3.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.27% 32.14% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 10
Chippenham median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +35.48% +8.39%
10th Percentile £32,447 £47,625 £25,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Chippenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 44 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 18.57% 12.79% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 36
Chippenham median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +24.77% -15.50%
10th Percentile £26,000 £18,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,700 £61,250 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year -3.95% +7.93% +7.89%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chippenham.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Chippenham

QA
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for QA in Chippenham

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Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Chippenham over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chippenham region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
2 8 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) JUnit
5 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Protractor
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) Monetization
7 3 (25.00%) SDET
7 3 (25.00%) GitLab
7 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Gradle
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ADSL
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 5 (41.67%) Protractor
4 3 (25.00%) GitLab
4 3 (25.00%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer in Test
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Presales Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Monetization
6 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (25.00%) SDET
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) VMware