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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 13.85% 17.26% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 69.23% 69.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
26 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 20.00% 25.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 12
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £37,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for QA.

1 28 (75.68%) Sophos
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) C++
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (48.65%) Python
6 17 (45.95%) Java
7 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
7 13 (35.14%) Data Protection
7 13 (35.14%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (29.73%) Pair Programming
8 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Windows
9 10 (27.03%) Project Management
9 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
9 10 (27.03%) Workflow
9 10 (27.03%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) SaaS
9 10 (27.03%) Virtual Team
10 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (24.32%) Juniper
10 9 (24.32%) PRINCE
10 9 (24.32%) Broadband
10 9 (24.32%) Cisco
10 9 (24.32%) MS Project
10 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
11 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification

QA
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:

Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Broadband
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Project Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) QA Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) QA Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Product Owner
5 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Principal Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Data Protection
3 13 (35.14%) Integration Testing
3 13 (35.14%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (29.73%) Pair Programming
4 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Project Management
5 10 (27.03%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) Workflow
6 9 (24.32%) PRINCE
6 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
7 7 (18.92%) Fuzz Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.22%) Coaching
8 6 (16.22%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) C++
2 18 (48.65%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) C#
5 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Sophos
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 9 (24.32%) Juniper
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago