The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.41% 2.14% 2.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.43% 27.78% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 11.24% 7.69% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 23
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £18,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +166.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Buckinghamshire

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 29 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software

QA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Process Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) Sass
2 2 (18.18%) EJB
2 2 (18.18%) Drools
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Struts
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XHTML
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) MDX
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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