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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.14% 10.79% 6.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 70.83% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 22
Median salary £40,000 £56,250 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +99.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
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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
20 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 12.58% 15.24% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 46
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £31,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%

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 2 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Selenium
3 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
4 13 (59.09%) WebDriver
5 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
6 10 (45.45%) JIRA
7 9 (40.91%) Scrum
7 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
7 9 (40.91%) MySQL
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
7 9 (40.91%) XML
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
7 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
7 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
7 9 (40.91%) Presales
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
8 8 (36.36%) SOAP
8 8 (36.36%) Wiki
9 7 (31.82%) Web Services
9 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
9 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (31.82%) React
9 7 (31.82%) RESTful

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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 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) GSM
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) LTE
1 2 (9.09%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Selenium
2 13 (59.09%) WebDriver
3 10 (45.45%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.64%) JMeter
6 2 (9.09%) TestNG
6 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
7 1 (4.55%) NUnit
7 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
7 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) QA Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Quality Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Manual Tester
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) SOAP
3 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) JSON
3 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (31.82%) React
3 7 (31.82%) RESTful
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Wiki
2 2 (9.09%) Digital TV
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Presales
4 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (18.18%) OO
7 4 (18.18%) QA Automation
8 3 (13.64%) API Testing
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
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