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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 38 30 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.89% 7.23% 2.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.32% 28.41% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 5
Median salary £53,000 £47,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.57% -11.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £37,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 37 88 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 11.90% 25.43% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 73 33
Median salary £52,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,031 £31,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £83,000 £80,000
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 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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

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

Salary histogram for QA in Maidenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
3 21 (56.76%) Degree
4 20 (54.05%) Software Testing
5 19 (51.35%) .NET
5 19 (51.35%) SDLC
6 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
6 18 (48.65%) Scrum
7 16 (43.24%) DevOps
8 15 (40.54%) IT Strategy
8 15 (40.54%) C#
9 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
9 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
9 14 (37.84%) OO
9 14 (37.84%) OOD
10 9 (24.32%) Logistics
11 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
11 8 (21.62%) Project Management
11 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
11 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
12 7 (18.92%) Software Deployment
12 7 (18.92%) Java
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
13 5 (13.51%) CMMI
13 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
13 5 (13.51%) OpenUP
13 5 (13.51%) IT Audit
13 5 (13.51%) User Experience

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Top Related 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 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Redmine
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) CaliberRM
General
1 3 (8.11%) Billing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 4 (10.81%) Project Leader
2 4 (10.81%) Tester
3 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Integration Developer
3 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Design Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
2 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) HTML5
2 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
3 2 (5.41%) JMS
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Software Testing
3 19 (51.35%) SDLC
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
5 16 (43.24%) DevOps
6 15 (40.54%) IT Strategy
7 14 (37.84%) OO
7 14 (37.84%) OOD
8 9 (24.32%) Logistics
9 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
9 8 (21.62%) Project Management
9 8 (21.62%) Quality Management
9 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 7 (18.92%) Software Deployment
11 5 (13.51%) CMMI
11 5 (13.51%) IT Audit
11 5 (13.51%) OpenUP
11 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
11 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
12 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) C#
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C
4 3 (8.11%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Concur
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
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