The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thame region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 3 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 12.50% 2.04% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
QA
Oxfordshire

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 Thame region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Thame
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thame 25.00% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £26,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Thame region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Thame

QA
Salary Trend in Thame

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

QA Salary Trend in Thame

QA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thame 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

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Top Related IT Skills in Thame by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Thame 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft