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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.75% 6.73% 4.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.54% 54.72% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 5
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
74 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.57% 12.30% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 44 8
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,250 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) Java
4 20 (42.55%) BDD
5 19 (40.43%) JIRA
5 19 (40.43%) Selenium
6 15 (31.91%) Test Automation
7 14 (29.79%) Linux
8 13 (27.66%) MySQL
8 13 (27.66%) Web Testing
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
9 11 (23.40%) ISEB
9 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
10 10 (21.28%) PHP
10 10 (21.28%) SDLC
11 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
11 8 (17.02%) Finance
11 8 (17.02%) Marketing
11 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
12 7 (14.89%) TDD
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.77%) CSS
13 6 (12.77%) SOA
13 6 (12.77%) Subversion
13 6 (12.77%) Ajax
13 6 (12.77%) Degree
13 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
13 6 (12.77%) Gherkin

QA
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 (8.51%) Drupal
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) JIRA
1 19 (40.43%) Selenium
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) CaliberRM
4 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) TestNG
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
1 8 (17.02%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) QA Tester
1 20 (42.55%) Tester
2 19 (40.43%) Automation Tester
2 19 (40.43%) QA Automation Tester
3 17 (36.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 17 (36.17%) Selenium Tester
4 13 (27.66%) Java Automation Tester
4 13 (27.66%) Web Automation Tester
4 13 (27.66%) Web Tester
5 12 (25.53%) Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) QA Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Magento Developer
9 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
9 3 (6.38%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) Ajax
2 6 (12.77%) CSS
2 6 (12.77%) Gherkin
3 5 (10.64%) LAMP
3 5 (10.64%) XML
4 4 (8.51%) Behat
4 4 (8.51%) Java EE
4 4 (8.51%) JSON
4 4 (8.51%) OAuth
4 4 (8.51%) Play Framework
4 4 (8.51%) RESTful
4 4 (8.51%) SAML
4 4 (8.51%) SOAP
4 4 (8.51%) Spring
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) HTML5
5 3 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) BDD
3 15 (31.91%) Test Automation
4 13 (27.66%) Web Testing
5 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (21.28%) SDLC
7 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
8 7 (14.89%) TDD
9 6 (12.77%) SOA
10 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.64%) Requirements Management
10 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.51%) Automation Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Black-Box Testing
11 4 (8.51%) People Management
11 4 (8.51%) QA Automation
11 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) PHP
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) ISEB
2 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) IBM
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
1 4 (8.51%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.13%) Perforce
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Seqirus
Salary: Salary Competitive with Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago