The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aylesbury 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 21 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 4.21% 1.85% 7.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £36,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
QA
Buckinghamshire

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 Aylesbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aylesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aylesbury 4.21% 2.78% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £51,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

QA
Salary Trend in Aylesbury

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

QA Salary Trend in Aylesbury

QA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aylesbury 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 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) FMECA
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aylesbury 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) DMAIC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) FMECA
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft