The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 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 Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.69% 5.17% 3.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.47% 59.52% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 10
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,275
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
76 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.42% 8.68% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 29 36
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Berkshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 22 (44.00%) HTML
1 22 (44.00%) OOP
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 17 (34.00%) C#
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) .NET
3 16 (32.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (26.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) Oracle
5 13 (26.00%) Multimedia
6 12 (24.00%) TDD
6 12 (24.00%) BDD
7 11 (22.00%) CSS
7 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 10 (20.00%) PHP
8 10 (20.00%) MySQL
8 10 (20.00%) Web Design
8 10 (20.00%) MVC
8 10 (20.00%) HTML5
8 10 (20.00%) Yii
8 10 (20.00%) CSS3
8 10 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (20.00%) PHP5
8 10 (20.00%) jQuery
8 10 (20.00%) Zend

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.00%) MS Project
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
4 2 (4.00%) RoboHelp
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
1 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.00%) Multimedia
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) German Language
3 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Graduate
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Test Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 17 (34.00%) .NET
3 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.00%) CSS
5 10 (20.00%) LAMP
5 10 (20.00%) jQuery
5 10 (20.00%) HTML5
5 10 (20.00%) Yii
5 10 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) PMI
3 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
3 8 (16.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) OOP
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 12 (24.00%) TDD
3 12 (24.00%) BDD
4 10 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (20.00%) Web Design
4 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.00%) MVC
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.00%) System Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Change Control
8 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) C#
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) PHP
4 10 (20.00%) PHP5
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Zend
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) Northgate
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago