The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Thame 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Oxfordshire / Thame
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Thame 23.08% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
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 Thame with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Thame
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Thame 23.08% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Thame

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Thame 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 Thame

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Salary Trend in Thame

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

Salary trend for QA in Thame

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Thame

For the 6 months to 24 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 Thame region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) OOD
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (83.33%) SOLID
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB

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Top Related IT Skills in Thame 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) OOD
1 5 (83.33%) SOLID
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft