The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 6.29% 7.33% 2.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 71.43% 84.62% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £47,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 8.81% 8.67% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,300 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £51,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Oxfordshire

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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 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Abingdon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Kentico
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) KVM
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery

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Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Kentico
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Applications Support
1 7 (43.75%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
1 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
1 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Sun
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago