The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Banbury region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 6 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 22.58% 4.55% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £47,460 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 22.58% 20.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 0
Average salary £22,500 £49,920 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Oxfordshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

QA
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

QA Salary Trend in Banbury

QA
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Banbury

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) Internet
5 9 (26.47%) MS Office
5 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
5 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
6 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) MCSE
6 8 (23.53%) MCP
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (20.59%) Workflow
7 7 (20.59%) Automotive
7 7 (20.59%) C#
7 7 (20.59%) Java
7 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
7 7 (20.59%) Selenium
8 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.65%) ITIL
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.65%) Active Directory

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Quality Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) QA Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Software Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Graduate
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
2 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
2 7 (20.59%) Workflow
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Business Development
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) MCP
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
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