The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 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 / Wallingford
Rank 7 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wallingford 35.48% 13.16% 21.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +1.19%  
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 Wallingford with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wallingford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 35.48% 13.16% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +1.19%  
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 Wallingford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wallingford 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 Wallingford

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Salary Trend in Wallingford

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

Salary trend for QA in Wallingford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wallingford

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 Wallingford region with a requirement for QA.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
3 7 (63.64%) Case Management
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) COM
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) MCP
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Wallingford 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Manual Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Manual Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Software Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Support Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) COM
1 4 (36.36%) Silverlight
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Case Management
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
2 4 (36.36%) Scalability Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCP
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft