The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Thame region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 8.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
QA Tester
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thame 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
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 84.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 27
Average salary £20,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Tester in the job title across the Thame region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Thame

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Thame

QA Tester
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thame region that cited QA Tester in their job title 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 with QA Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB

QA Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Thame region that cited QA Tester in their job title 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 with QA Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP