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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 30 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.16% 2.17% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.35% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -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 Wokingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 26.74% 19.57% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

QA
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

QA Salary Trend in Wokingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) BDD

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) WebDriver
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) QA Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) HP