The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.54% 5.20% 1.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.43% 39.39% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 4
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
QA
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.33% 13.20% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 11
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

QA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

QA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

QA
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
1 13 (72.22%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Test Management
2 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
7 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
7 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.56%) FMCG

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Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Test Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Manager
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) DBA Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Database Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Test Management
2 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Progress
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