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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank - 46 45
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 2.41% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.46% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
153 284 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 96.84% 97.59% 92.49%
Number of salaries quoted 130 248 241
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP