The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newbury region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 45 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.41% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £32,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
QA Tester
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 386 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 97.89% 96.50% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 248 274 299
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region that featured QA Tester in the job title.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Newbury

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, QA Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newbury region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Zephyr
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Wiki
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) XML

QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP