The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hungerford with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Berkshire / Hungerford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hungerford 23.81% 50.00% 26.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hungerford with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hungerford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5 1 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hungerford 23.81% 50.00% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hungerford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hungerford citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Hungerford

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Salary Trend in Hungerford

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

Salary trend for QA in Hungerford

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Salary Histogram in Hungerford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Hungerford over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Hungerford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Hungerford region with a requirement for QA.

1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) ERP
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 10 (55.56%) System Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 7 (38.89%) Laravel
5 7 (38.89%) Web Development
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) WordPress
5 7 (38.89%) Magento
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (38.89%) Banking
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) MySQL
5 7 (38.89%) C#

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hungerford 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 7 (38.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 7 (38.89%) QA Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) QA Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) QA Test Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) ERP Support
6 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Support
6 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) CSS3
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) HTML5
1 7 (38.89%) jQuery
1 7 (38.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) ERP
2 10 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
2 10 (55.56%) System Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 10 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 10 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Logistics
6 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Sage
1 1 (5.56%) SAP