The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 132 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.085% 0.050% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.052% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2195 1916 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.09% 96.72% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1721 1608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Tester
South East

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Tester in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

QA Tester
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Tester within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £26,000 - 1
QA Tester
South East

QA Tester
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited QA Tester in their job title 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 with QA Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium

QA Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited QA Tester in their job title 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 with QA Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago