The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.03% 6.15% 6.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 32.39% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 21
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.90% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 30 71 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 10.17% 18.98% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 50
Median salary £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £39,500 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead

QA
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for QA in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Line Management
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (40.00%) Microservices
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) Logistics
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) C
7 3 (20.00%) Big Data
7 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Docker
7 3 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (13.33%) Redmine
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Redmine
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics Manager
2 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Process Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Line Management
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) Logistics
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (13.33%) Product Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
8 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
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