The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 42 56 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.52% 3.33% 7.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 20.78% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 39
Median salary £41,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%

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 Bracknell region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
40 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.05% 16.01% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 62 76
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

QA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

QA Salary Trend in Bracknell

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for QA.

1 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Selenium
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
4 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 13 (37.14%) Java
5 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) SDLC
7 10 (28.57%) Firewall
7 10 (28.57%) CRM
7 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
9 8 (22.86%) VMware
9 8 (22.86%) Internet
9 8 (22.86%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) Test Management
10 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.00%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) VBScript
10 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
10 7 (20.00%) LoadRunner
10 7 (20.00%) JMeter
11 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (17.14%) ISEB

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) Internet
4 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) HTTP
5 4 (11.43%) SMTP
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Selenium
2 7 (20.00%) JMeter
2 7 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (17.14%) Gatling
3 6 (17.14%) TestNG
3 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Tester
2 11 (31.43%) QA Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 7 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Java Automation Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Software QA Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) Ajax
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) iSeries
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
3 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
4 11 (31.43%) SDLC
5 10 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 10 (28.57%) CRM
5 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Test Management
8 7 (20.00%) Kanban
8 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.14%) DevOps
9 6 (17.14%) Functional Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Open Source
9 6 (17.14%) Workflow
9 6 (17.14%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) VBScript
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 6 (17.14%) VB
4 4 (11.43%) C
4 4 (11.43%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ISEB
2 6 (17.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (11.43%) CREST Certified
4 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) COSO
1 1 (2.86%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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