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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.17% 6.64% 3.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.85% 56.00% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 3
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £35,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
66 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 17.69% 11.85% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 7
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,400 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £85,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 25 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Java
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) BDD
4 18 (37.50%) Selenium
5 17 (35.42%) JIRA
6 14 (29.17%) Linux
7 13 (27.08%) MySQL
7 13 (27.08%) Web Testing
7 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
8 12 (25.00%) ISEB
9 11 (22.92%) PHP
9 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
10 10 (20.83%) SDLC
11 8 (16.67%) Marketing
11 8 (16.67%) HTML
11 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
12 7 (14.58%) Scrum
12 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
12 7 (14.58%) Degree
12 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.58%) Gherkin
13 6 (12.50%) LAMP
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) SOA
14 5 (10.42%) CSS
14 5 (10.42%) Oracle
14 5 (10.42%) Git (software)

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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 5 (10.42%) Drupal
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (6.25%) Magento
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Selenium
2 17 (35.42%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) CaliberRM
4 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) Hudson
5 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (16.67%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) QA Tester
1 21 (43.75%) Tester
2 20 (41.67%) Automation Tester
2 20 (41.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 18 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 18 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
4 13 (27.08%) Java Automation Tester
4 13 (27.08%) Web Automation Tester
4 13 (27.08%) Web Tester
5 12 (25.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) QA Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Magento Developer
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) Gherkin
3 6 (12.50%) LAMP
4 5 (10.42%) Ajax
4 5 (10.42%) Behat
4 5 (10.42%) CSS
5 4 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) JSON
6 3 (6.25%) OAuth
6 3 (6.25%) Play Framework
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) SAML
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 2 (4.17%) ELK Stack
7 2 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) BDD
3 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
3 13 (27.08%) Web Testing
4 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.83%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Automation Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
7 5 (10.42%) SOA
8 4 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (8.33%) System Testing
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) V-Model
8 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.33%) Wireframes
9 3 (6.25%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Java
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) PHP
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) Delphi
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) ISEB
2 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
3 7 (14.58%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Ansible
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £44,000 to £50,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago