The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 45 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.64% 3.66% 5.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.53% 39.47% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 23
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £38,300 £35,913
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £75,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Maidenhead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.73% 9.27% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 38
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £38,052
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

QA
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

QA Salary Trend in Maidenhead

QA
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Selenium
5 7 (36.84%) SaaS
5 7 (36.84%) People Management
5 7 (36.84%) API Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Subversion
5 7 (36.84%) SOA
5 7 (36.84%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
7 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
7 5 (26.32%) Microservices
7 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 5 (26.32%) TestNG
7 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
7 5 (26.32%) JIRA
7 5 (26.32%) JUnit
7 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) HTML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) JUnit
2 5 (26.32%) TestNG
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) QA Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Account Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer in Test
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) Java EE
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) OAuth
4 3 (15.79%) Play Framework
4 3 (15.79%) SAML
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) API Testing
3 7 (36.84%) People Management
3 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
4 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
5 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) BPEL
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Sitecore
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead
McGraw Hill Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago