The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 36 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.38% 3.20% 6.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.75% 31.58% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
64 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 14.58% 10.13% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 31
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidenhead region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for QA.

1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) BDD
4 16 (29.09%) JIRA
4 16 (29.09%) Selenium
4 16 (29.09%) SQL
5 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
6 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
6 12 (21.82%) SDLC
6 12 (21.82%) Validation
6 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 11 (20.00%) MySQL
7 11 (20.00%) Linux
7 11 (20.00%) Web Testing
8 10 (18.18%) SOA
8 10 (18.18%) ISEB
8 10 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 10 (18.18%) TDD
8 10 (18.18%) Scrum
8 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
9 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
9 9 (16.36%) HTML
10 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
10 8 (14.55%) PHP
10 8 (14.55%) Oracle
11 6 (10.91%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 4 (7.27%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Drupal
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) JIRA
1 16 (29.09%) Selenium
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) CaliberRM
3 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.64%) Hudson
4 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.64%) JMeter
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.64%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Billing
3 2 (3.64%) Arabic Language
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) QA Tester
1 17 (30.91%) Tester
2 16 (29.09%) Automation Tester
2 16 (29.09%) QA Automation Tester
3 15 (27.27%) Developer
4 14 (25.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 14 (25.45%) Selenium Tester
5 12 (21.82%) Analyst
6 11 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 11 (20.00%) Web Automation Tester
6 11 (20.00%) Web Tester
7 6 (10.91%) QA Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Business Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Graduate
10 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.45%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) jQuery
2 6 (10.91%) JSON
3 5 (9.09%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 5 (9.09%) LAMP
4 4 (7.27%) CSS3
4 4 (7.27%) DOM
4 4 (7.27%) Handlebars
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (7.27%) LESS
4 4 (7.27%) Node.js
4 4 (7.27%) Sass
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
5 3 (5.45%) Behat
6 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.64%) Laravel
6 2 (3.64%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) User Experience
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) BDD
3 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
4 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.82%) SDLC
4 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.82%) Validation
4 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
5 11 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 10 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 10 (18.18%) Scrum
6 10 (18.18%) SOA
6 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.18%) TDD
7 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Contingency Planning
8 6 (10.91%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.91%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (29.09%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) PHP
4 5 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) Delphi
6 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.82%) VBScript
7 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) ISEB
2 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) GAMP
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) IBM
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.64%) DevExpress
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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