Period
to 20 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 32 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 +22 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 22 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 7.36% 5.60% 3.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.38% 43.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 11
Chippenham median annual salary £27,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.62% +39.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £56,250 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -22.22%

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 64 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 21.40% 12.93% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 40
Chippenham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £25,900 £19,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,625 £45,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -18.60%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Chippenham

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

Salary histogram for QA in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 13 (59.09%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) JUnit
3 12 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 12 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Selenium
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (54.55%) REST
3 12 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 12 (54.55%) BDD
3 12 (54.55%) Protractor
3 12 (54.55%) Issue Tracking
3 12 (54.55%) Acceptance Criteria
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) JIRA
6 4 (18.18%) SDET
6 4 (18.18%) Monetization
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) ISEB
8 2 (9.09%) UML
8 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 2 (9.09%) XML

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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 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) ADSL
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Cucumber
1 12 (54.55%) JUnit
1 12 (54.55%) Protractor
1 12 (54.55%) Selenium
1 12 (54.55%) WebDriver
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Developer in Test
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Presales Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Django
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JSF
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Acceptance Criteria
3 12 (54.55%) BDD
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (54.55%) Issue Tracking
3 12 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 12 (54.55%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Monetization
5 4 (18.18%) SDET
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Presales
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Talend
3 1 (4.55%) Veeam
3 1 (4.55%) VMware