Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aylesbury with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Buckinghamshire > Aylesbury
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 30 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 -20 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury 6.51% 9.70% 13.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 74.07% 67.65% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 23
Aylesbury median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.72% -3.33% -6.25%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aylesbury with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Aylesbury
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 27 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury 8.79% 14.35% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 26
Aylesbury median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
10th Percentile £20,600 £28,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,375 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,250 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.33% -11.76% +11.11%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Aylesbury

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aylesbury.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Aylesbury

QA
Salary Trend in Aylesbury

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

Salary trend for QA in Aylesbury

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Salary Histogram in Aylesbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Aylesbury over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aylesbury region with a requirement for QA.

1 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Selenium
4 10 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (35.00%) iPad
7 7 (35.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.00%) Degree
11 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
12 1 (5.00%) Open Source
12 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
12 1 (5.00%) Release Automation
12 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
12 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
12 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
12 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
12 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
12 1 (5.00%) C#
12 1 (5.00%) C++

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) QA Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Tester
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) QA Tester
3 7 (35.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) Release Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle