The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 32 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.50% 5.08% 2.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 64.00% 54.55% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
Oxfordshire

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 Abingdon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
50 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 21.10% 9.32% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 9
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

QA
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

QA Salary Trend in Abingdon

QA
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Abingdon

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for QA.

1 78 (81.25%) Sophos
2 70 (72.92%) Windows
3 69 (71.88%) Java
4 67 (69.79%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (63.54%) Python
6 54 (56.25%) C#
6 54 (56.25%) C++
7 53 (55.21%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (46.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 39 (40.63%) Pair Programming
10 39 (40.63%) Data Protection
11 38 (39.58%) Regression Testing
12 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
13 25 (26.04%) Web Services
14 24 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 21 (21.88%) SQL
16 20 (20.83%) Virtual Team
17 19 (19.79%) Coaching
18 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
18 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
18 18 (18.75%) Data Mining
19 15 (15.63%) Project Management
19 15 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (14.58%) Root Cause Analysis
20 14 (14.58%) Trend Analysis
20 14 (14.58%) Test Management
21 13 (13.54%) GitHub
22 12 (12.50%) Linux
23 11 (11.46%) JDBC

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Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 11 (11.46%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.04%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.04%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.54%) GitHub
3 11 (11.46%) SaaS
4 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (11.46%) Bitbucket
1 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
1 11 (11.46%) Maven
2 3 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) TestRail
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.04%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (5.21%) Marketing
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) Java Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) C++ Software Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) Java Software Engineer
2 33 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 31 (32.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (18.75%) QA Engineer
5 17 (17.71%) Senior Java Engineer
6 16 (16.67%) Architect
7 13 (13.54%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (12.50%) Graduate
9 11 (11.46%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (11.46%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) IT Architect
10 9 (9.38%) Senior QA Engineer
10 9 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (9.38%) Technical Architect
10 9 (9.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) Web Services
2 11 (11.46%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (11.46%) JDBC
2 11 (11.46%) JNDI
2 11 (11.46%) JSON
3 10 (10.42%) SOAP
3 10 (10.42%) XML
4 9 (9.38%) RESTful
5 3 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (1.04%) .NET
6 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.04%) COM
6 1 (1.04%) CSS
6 1 (1.04%) Flash
6 1 (1.04%) HTML5
6 1 (1.04%) jQuery
6 1 (1.04%) REST
6 1 (1.04%) SAML
6 1 (1.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (55.21%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (20.83%) Virtual Team
3 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.17%) PMI
6 4 (4.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 70 (72.92%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) AIX
3 1 (1.04%) HPUX
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.04%) Solaris
3 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.79%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (46.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 39 (40.63%) Data Protection
3 39 (40.63%) Pair Programming
4 38 (39.58%) Regression Testing
5 37 (38.54%) Software Engineering
6 24 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 19 (19.79%) Coaching
8 18 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 15 (15.63%) Project Management
10 14 (14.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (14.58%) Test Management
10 14 (14.58%) Trend Analysis
11 11 (11.46%) Data Centre Operations
11 11 (11.46%) DevOps
11 11 (11.46%) Open Source
11 11 (11.46%) Product Management
12 9 (9.38%) Prototyping
12 9 (9.38%) Threat Modelling
12 9 (9.38%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.88%) Java
2 61 (63.54%) Python
3 54 (56.25%) C#
3 54 (56.25%) C++
4 21 (21.88%) SQL
5 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.46%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.42%) C
8 2 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
1 6 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.17%) APMG
2 4 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.08%) ISEB
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Ansible
1 11 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) Sophos
2 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.21%) Cadence
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe
6 1 (1.04%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) Marketo
6 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance & Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago