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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 26 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.61% - 3.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.55% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

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
22 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 13.41% 10.90% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 50
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Workflow
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) XHTML
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
4 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Sass
4 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (55.56%) Grunt
4 5 (55.56%) CRUD
4 5 (55.56%) User Experience
4 5 (55.56%) gulp

QA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Grunt
1 5 (55.56%) gulp
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) TestNG
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) JSP
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Sass
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (55.56%) XHTML
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) mHealth
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Workflow
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) CRUD
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB