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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 39 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.99% 3.47% 4.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.83% 40.54% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 24
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Berkshire

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
87 37 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.83% 8.56% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 62 36 44
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £34,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) SDLC
3 21 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 19 (38.78%) Finance
6 17 (34.69%) Selenium
7 15 (30.61%) Test Automation
8 14 (28.57%) Degree
8 14 (28.57%) Scrum
8 14 (28.57%) HTML
9 13 (26.53%) Windows
10 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
10 12 (24.49%) SaaS
10 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (24.49%) System Testing
10 12 (24.49%) DevOps
11 11 (22.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (20.41%) JMeter
12 10 (20.41%) Internet
12 10 (20.41%) webMethods
12 10 (20.41%) SOA
12 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
12 10 (20.41%) Perl
12 10 (20.41%) .NET
13 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
13 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
13 9 (18.37%) VBScript
13 9 (18.37%) VB
13 9 (18.37%) CRM

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 9 (18.37%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Internet
2 9 (18.37%) DNS
2 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Selenium
2 10 (20.41%) JMeter
3 9 (18.37%) Gatling
3 9 (18.37%) LoadRunner
3 9 (18.37%) TestNG
3 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
4 8 (16.33%) JIRA
5 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) XMLSpy
6 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.08%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.04%) Maven
7 1 (2.04%) Subversion
7 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Local Government
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) QA Leader
1 12 (24.49%) QA Manager
1 12 (24.49%) QA Team Leader
1 12 (24.49%) Software Manager
1 12 (24.49%) Software QA Manager
1 12 (24.49%) Software Team Leader
1 12 (24.49%) Team Leader
2 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Java Automation Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Selenium Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Senior Automation Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Senior Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Tester
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 7 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Graduate
5 5 (10.20%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) .NET
3 9 (18.37%) Ajax
3 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.33%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) Web Services
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) SOAP
7 3 (6.12%) JMS
7 3 (6.12%) WSDL
7 3 (6.12%) XSD
8 2 (4.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) CESG
4 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) SDLC
3 21 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 15 (30.61%) Test Automation
5 14 (28.57%) Scrum
6 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.49%) DevOps
6 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (24.49%) System Testing
7 10 (20.41%) SOA
8 9 (18.37%) CRM
8 9 (18.37%) Defect Management
8 9 (18.37%) Kanban
8 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
8 9 (18.37%) Open Source
8 9 (18.37%) Performance Testing
8 9 (18.37%) Test Scripting
8 9 (18.37%) Workflow
8 9 (18.37%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.41%) Perl
3 9 (18.37%) VB
3 9 (18.37%) VBScript
4 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (18.37%) ISEB
4 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.04%) CISM
6 1 (2.04%) CISMP
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) webMethods
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 7 (14.29%) Software AG
4 5 (10.20%) Northgate
5 3 (6.12%) NICE Systems
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) VMware
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Posted: 25 days ago
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