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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.85% 3.58% 2.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.63% 31.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 7
Median salary £43,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £63,000 £57,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
32 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.47% 11.32% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 51
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £31,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,164 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.27%

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 3 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 27 (58.70%) Selenium
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Scrum
5 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
6 17 (36.96%) Automated Testing
6 17 (36.96%) Internet
7 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
8 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
9 14 (30.43%) Degree
9 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 14 (30.43%) HTML
9 14 (30.43%) .NET
9 14 (30.43%) JMeter
10 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
10 13 (28.26%) ISEB
10 13 (28.26%) LoadRunner
10 13 (28.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (28.26%) VBScript
10 13 (28.26%) Open Source
10 13 (28.26%) Kanban
10 13 (28.26%) Performance Testing
10 13 (28.26%) Finance
10 13 (28.26%) SDLC
11 12 (26.09%) DevOps
11 12 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (26.09%) Defect Management
11 12 (26.09%) Gatling
11 12 (26.09%) CMS

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 12 (26.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Internet
2 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) DNS
3 12 (26.09%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (58.70%) Selenium
2 14 (30.43%) JMeter
3 13 (28.26%) LoadRunner
4 12 (26.09%) Gatling
4 12 (26.09%) TestNG
4 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.87%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.52%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Legal
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Tester
2 15 (32.61%) QA Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Automation Tester
3 13 (28.26%) Selenium Tester
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Automation Tester
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Tester
4 12 (26.09%) Java Automation Tester
4 12 (26.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 8 (17.39%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Software QA Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Architect
8 5 (10.87%) Integration Architect
8 5 (10.87%) Lead Architect
8 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Developer
10 3 (6.52%) QA Test Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Manager
11 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) .NET
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) Ajax
2 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (10.87%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (10.87%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Scrum
3 18 (39.13%) Test Scripting
4 17 (36.96%) Automated Testing
5 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
6 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 13 (28.26%) Kanban
7 13 (28.26%) Open Source
7 13 (28.26%) Performance Testing
7 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
7 13 (28.26%) SDLC
8 12 (26.09%) Agile Testing
8 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (26.09%) CRM
8 12 (26.09%) Defect Management
8 12 (26.09%) DevOps
8 12 (26.09%) Functional Testing
8 12 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (26.09%) Workflow
8 12 (26.09%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) VBScript
4 12 (26.09%) Perl
4 12 (26.09%) VB
5 3 (6.52%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) ISEB
3 12 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) COSO
1 1 (2.17%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Ab Initio
1 5 (10.87%) IBM
1 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (10.87%) Software AG
1 5 (10.87%) webMethods
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
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