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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Wiltshire / Chippenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 33 29
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 5.26% 3.37% 5.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 31.58% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% +32.30%  
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 Chippenham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 15 19 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 13.16% 10.67% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 25
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.53% -2.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham 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 Chippenham

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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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for QA.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) JSF
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) DSDM
3 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management

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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 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) TestRail
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JSF
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
1 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) DSDM
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle