The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 / Wokingham
Rank 28 27 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16  
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 2.76% 5.26% 13.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.00% 30.43% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Median salary £29,929 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.99% +16.66%  
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 Wokingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10 23 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 6.90% 17.29% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 11
Median salary £39,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,200 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,500
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 Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

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Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for QA in Wokingham

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Salary Histogram in Wokingham

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

Salary histogram for QA in Wokingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

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 Wokingham region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) TestNG
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) BCP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) QA Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Tester
4 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
4 3 (37.50%) Tester
5 2 (25.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) UAT Tester
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) API Testing
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 23 days ago