The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.72% 6.21% 7.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.45% 71.43% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Average salary £43,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.56% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £54,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
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
31 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 26.72% 8.70% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 13
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £53,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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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 24 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Abingdon

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £12,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago