Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Oxfordshire > Kidlington
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidlington 4.65% 8.00% 7.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 50.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Kidlington median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +17.79% -0.95%
10th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,750 £53,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,167 £42,000
% change year-on-year +15.83% +2.78% -6.67%

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 Kidlington with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kidlington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidlington 9.30% 16.00% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Kidlington median annual salary £41,500 £48,750 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.87% -6.25% +30.00%
10th Percentile £28,650 £30,025 £51,000
90th Percentile £50,950 £63,750 £53,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kidlington

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Kidlington

QA
Salary Trend in Kidlington

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

Salary trend for QA in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Kidlington region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ECSS
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kidlington 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ECSS