The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Wokingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 2 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.32% 2.47% 24.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 40.00% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 48
Average salary £32,500 - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 5 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 9.21% 6.17% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 74
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Berkshire

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 23 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Yii
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend