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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 15.45% 2.56% 1.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.52% 25.00% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
29 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 23.58% 10.26% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 25
Average salary £75,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+172.72% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 March 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Windsor

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Legal
4 9 (26.47%) Wireless
4 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) UML
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
4 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
4 9 (26.47%) B2B
4 9 (26.47%) .NET
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
4 9 (26.47%) CSS
4 9 (26.47%) SOAP
4 9 (26.47%) XML
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
4 9 (26.47%) Document Management
4 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
5 8 (23.53%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) DevOps
5 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (23.53%) JSON

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
1 9 (26.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
1 6 (17.65%) Appium
2 4 (11.76%) Robolectric
3 2 (5.88%) RSpec
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.88%) Capybara
4 1 (2.94%) Calabash
General
1 9 (26.47%) Legal
2 7 (20.59%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Junior
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior Software Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) QA Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Project Director
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
1 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) SOAP
1 9 (26.47%) XML
1 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (23.53%) JSON
2 8 (23.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Scrum
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) UML
3 9 (26.47%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) B2B
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 9 (26.47%) Document Management
4 8 (23.53%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 8 (23.53%) Migration
5 7 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (14.71%) Line Management
6 5 (14.71%) Product Management
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Matrix Management
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ICAEW
2 2 (5.88%) ACCA
2 2 (5.88%) AAT
3 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 8 (23.53%) InterSystems
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