The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 13 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 17.16% 1.14% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 69.70% 5.56% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.65%
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 Windsor region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
33 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 24.63% 20.45% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 17
Average salary £75,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.87% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

QA
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

QA Salary Trend in Windsor

QA
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Windsor

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Scrum
3 19 (51.35%) Wireless
3 19 (51.35%) Document Management
3 19 (51.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (51.35%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) PRINCE2
3 19 (51.35%) UML
3 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
3 19 (51.35%) MS Visio
4 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) Billing
4 17 (45.95%) Legal
4 17 (45.95%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) CSS
7 10 (27.03%) SOAP
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) OO
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) B2B
7 10 (27.03%) C#
7 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) MVC
7 10 (27.03%) Ajax
7 10 (27.03%) Matrix Management
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (27.03%) NoSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Windsor 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Visio
1 19 (51.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
1 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Selenium
2 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.22%) Appium
3 4 (10.81%) Robolectric
4 2 (5.41%) Capybara
4 2 (5.41%) RSpec
4 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Moq
5 1 (2.70%) Calabash
5 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 17 (45.95%) Legal
1 17 (45.95%) Billing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Junior
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Junior Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Project Director
3 8 (21.62%) Project Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Junior Software Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Project Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Account Director
9 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) SOAP
3 10 (27.03%) XML
3 10 (27.03%) Ajax
4 9 (24.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Scrum
3 19 (51.35%) Document Management
3 19 (51.35%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) PRINCE2
3 19 (51.35%) UML
4 17 (45.95%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (27.03%) Line Management
5 10 (27.03%) OO
5 10 (27.03%) B2B
5 10 (27.03%) MVC
5 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.03%) Matrix Management
6 9 (24.32%) DevOps
6 9 (24.32%) Product Management
6 9 (24.32%) User Stories
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
Windsor, Berkshire
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