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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 43 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.64% 6.70% 3.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 65.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 6
Average salary £53,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.88% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
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
32 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.03% 10.31% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 15
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 9 (29.03%) SOAP
6 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (22.58%) CMS
8 6 (19.35%) ISEB
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle
8 6 (19.35%) SAP
8 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 6 (19.35%) jQuery
8 6 (19.35%) REST
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 5 (16.13%) Logistics
9 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) SAP SEM
10 4 (12.90%) SAP BW
10 4 (12.90%) SOA
10 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) UNIX
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
10 4 (12.90%) Banking

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Drupal
2 3 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP SEM
1 4 (12.90%) SAP BPC
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.23%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) SMTP
2 2 (6.45%) FTP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.23%) LTE
3 1 (3.23%) 4G
3 1 (3.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SAP BW
1 4 (12.90%) SAP HANA
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SAP BW Architect
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Architect
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.23%) EDI Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) CSS
2 9 (29.03%) SOAP
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 4 (12.90%) RESTful
6 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) CSS3
6 3 (9.68%) Play Framework
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) OAuth
6 3 (9.68%) Java EE
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) Dojo
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 3 (9.68%) SAML
7 2 (6.45%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Handset
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 5 (16.13%) Logistics
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) BPEL
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) FatWire
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Johnson & Johnson
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 24 days ago