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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 21.18% 10.91% 6.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 90.00% 38.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
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
20 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 23.53% 28.18% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Chertsey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Chertsey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Chertsey

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) WAN
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
1 16 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) CCIE
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (65.00%) Electronics
5 12 (60.00%) Juniper
6 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (55.00%) VoIP
6 11 (55.00%) UNIX
6 11 (55.00%) Network Design
6 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (55.00%) Network Management
6 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
7 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (50.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) CCNP
9 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
10 1 (5.00%) Internet
10 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
10 1 (5.00%) PMI
10 1 (5.00%) PMP
10 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (65.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 10 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) iDTV
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 11 (55.00%) Network Management
2 11 (55.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (70.00%) CCIE
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe