The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 32 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 13.85% 12.21% 7.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.31% 49.47% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
49 95 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 21.21% 24.68% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 37
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £32,500 £29,203
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Newbury

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (67.69%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) Telecoms
4 24 (36.92%) Web Services
5 22 (33.85%) Cucumber
6 19 (29.23%) BDD
6 19 (29.23%) Finance
6 19 (29.23%) Selenium
7 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
7 18 (27.69%) Scrum
8 17 (26.15%) Project Management
8 17 (26.15%) Manual Testing
9 16 (24.62%) Manufacturing
9 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (24.62%) SAP
9 16 (24.62%) Electronics
9 16 (24.62%) Programme Management
9 16 (24.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 16 (24.62%) Marketing
9 16 (24.62%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 14 (21.54%) API Testing
11 14 (21.54%) Linux
12 12 (18.46%) Ruby
12 12 (18.46%) Defect Management
12 12 (18.46%) Groovy
13 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
14 10 (15.38%) Automation Testing
14 10 (15.38%) SDLC
15 9 (13.85%) SOAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (24.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (10.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) IPv4
2 1 (1.54%) BGP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.54%) HSRP
2 1 (1.54%) IOS XR
2 1 (1.54%) Junos
2 1 (1.54%) MPLS
2 1 (1.54%) OSPF
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) HBase
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Cucumber
2 19 (29.23%) Selenium
3 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.85%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.77%) JIRA
6 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (7.69%) HP UFT
7 5 (7.69%) LoadRunner
7 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (41.54%) Telecoms
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 16 (24.62%) Electronics
3 16 (24.62%) Manufacturing
3 16 (24.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Local Government
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) QA Manager
2 12 (18.46%) QA Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Software Development Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 9 (13.85%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) QA Tester
5 8 (12.31%) Tester
6 7 (10.77%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) QA Test Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Test Automation Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Coordinator
7 5 (7.69%) Java Development Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) Web Services
2 9 (13.85%) RESTful
2 9 (13.85%) SOAP
3 8 (12.31%) J2EE
4 6 (9.23%) .NET
4 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.23%) JSON
4 6 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (9.23%) React
4 6 (9.23%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.15%) Spring
7 2 (3.08%) Cocoa
7 2 (3.08%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (3.08%) CSS
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) JDBC
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) Wiki
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) PMI
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) BDD
3 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
3 18 (27.69%) Scrum
4 17 (26.15%) Manual Testing
4 17 (26.15%) Project Management
5 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (24.62%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (24.62%) Programme Management
6 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 14 (21.54%) API Testing
8 12 (18.46%) Defect Management
9 10 (15.38%) Automation Testing
9 10 (15.38%) SDLC
10 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.85%) DevOps
10 9 (13.85%) Release Management
10 9 (13.85%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Test Planning
11 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 12 (18.46%) Groovy
2 12 (18.46%) Ruby
3 9 (13.85%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
6 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
1 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CCNP
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) SAP
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) BMC
3 7 (10.77%) Remedy
4 5 (7.69%) Canon
4 5 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.54%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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