The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chertsey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 7 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 15.38% 1.35% 3.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 85.71% 8.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chertsey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chertsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 17.95% 16.22% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Chertsey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

QA
Salary Trend in Chertsey

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

QA Salary Trend in Chertsey

QA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Test Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
Chertsey, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago