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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 1.37% 17.24% 1.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £47,500 £61,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.76% +29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 5.48% 18.97% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £47,500 £61,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.76% +29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
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%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
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