The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 7.69% - 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
QA Tester
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wokingham 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
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
143 70 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 100.00% 100.00% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 130 59 83
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in Wokingham

QA Tester
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 11 (100.00%) PMI
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) TestNG
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) HP UFT

QA Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
2 5 (45.45%) TestNG
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA