The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 1.06% 18.18% 5.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 92.31% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £61,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.76% +29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
QA
Buckinghamshire

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 Marlow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 4.26% 19.70% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £46,250 £61,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.79% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £61,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £64,500 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

QA
Salary Trend in Marlow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Marlow region.

QA Salary Trend in Marlow

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft