The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 15 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.73% 6.76% 4.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.39% 59.52% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 14
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 Newbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 11.83% 11.35% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 50
Median salary £34,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.86% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £21,350 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,625 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

QA
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

QA Salary Trend in Newbury

QA
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Newbury

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Newbury region with a requirement for QA.

1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) Selenium
4 15 (46.88%) MongoDB
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
5 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
5 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
6 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
6 13 (40.63%) Manual Testing
6 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
7 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 12 (37.50%) SaaS
8 11 (34.38%) JIRA
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 10 (31.25%) MySQL
9 10 (31.25%) Oracle
9 10 (31.25%) XML
9 10 (31.25%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
9 10 (31.25%) Presales
10 9 (28.13%) Functional Testing
10 9 (28.13%) Wiki
10 9 (28.13%) SOAP
11 8 (25.00%) Web Services
11 8 (25.00%) RESTful
12 7 (21.88%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (21.88%) JSON
12 7 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo

QA
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 (9.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) GSM
1 3 (9.38%) LTE
1 3 (9.38%) UMTS
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MongoDB
2 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
3 10 (31.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) HBase
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Selenium
2 14 (43.75%) WebDriver
3 11 (34.38%) JIRA
4 7 (21.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.38%) Zephyr
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.25%) TestNG
8 1 (3.13%) JMeter
8 1 (3.13%) NUnit
8 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
8 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Electronics
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) QA Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Java Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Web Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Manual Tester
5 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (12.50%) QA Manual Tester
5 4 (12.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) SOAP
3 8 (25.00%) RESTful
3 8 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
4 7 (21.88%) JSON
4 7 (21.88%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (21.88%) React
5 5 (15.63%) Gherkin
6 4 (12.50%) CSS
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (9.38%) J2EE
8 2 (6.25%) Spring
9 1 (3.13%) .NET
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Wiki
2 2 (6.25%) Digital TV
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (40.63%) Manual Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
4 10 (31.25%) Presales
4 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 9 (28.13%) Functional Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (15.63%) MVC
8 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
9 4 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Groovy
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) BMC
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
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