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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.69% 5.30% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 77.78% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 4
Average salary £54,250 £35,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.81% -23.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -
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
42 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.61% 6.82% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 12
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 27 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (48.48%) Finance
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) SOAP
3 14 (42.42%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (30.30%) CMS
8 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 9 (27.27%) REST
9 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
9 8 (24.24%) RESTful
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) Android
9 8 (24.24%) Scrum
9 8 (24.24%) Ajax
9 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) ISEB
10 7 (21.21%) Project Management
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 6 (18.18%) PHP
11 6 (18.18%) J2EE
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) Marketing
11 6 (18.18%) Drupal

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (30.30%) CMS
2 6 (18.18%) Drupal
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.03%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SMTP
1 5 (15.15%) FTP
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
1 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
1 5 (15.15%) SSH
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) LTE
3 1 (3.03%) 4G
3 1 (3.03%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.03%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Advertising
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Aerospace
4 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Architect
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) SOAP
2 13 (39.39%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) REST
5 8 (24.24%) RESTful
5 8 (24.24%) Web Services
5 8 (24.24%) Ajax
6 6 (18.18%) jQuery
6 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 5 (15.15%) OAuth
7 5 (15.15%) Java EE
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) SAML
7 5 (15.15%) Spring
7 5 (15.15%) Play Framework
8 3 (9.09%) HTML5
8 3 (9.09%) CSS3
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) Dojo
8 3 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Handset
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Android
1 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
2 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) CRM
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
4 5 (15.15%) BPEL
4 5 (15.15%) Online Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
4 5 (15.15%) Campaign Management
4 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
6 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
3 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ISEB
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) FatWire
5 1 (3.03%) hybris
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, healthcare, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 14 days ago