The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 21 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 7.89% 1.05% 31.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.55% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 23
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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 Banbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 14.47% 1.05% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 23
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £50,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Banbury

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) HL7
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (30.77%) Lorenzo
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
7 2 (15.38%) MSTest

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Lorenzo
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSTest
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) QARun
2 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.69%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Test Leader
3 3 (23.08%) QA Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Tester
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Web Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
Banbury, Oxfordshire
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