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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 1.27% 12.10% 2.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 71.43% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 2
Average salary £21,500 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-71.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
3 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 3.80% 16.94% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 4
Average salary £55,750 £75,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.66% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,150 £40,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Energy Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Business Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
1 3 (60.00%) Energy Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft