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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 26.87% 1.18% 3.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 94.74% 9.09% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
19 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 28.36% 12.94% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -40.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Chertsey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Chertsey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Chertsey

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (84.62%) LAN
1 22 (84.62%) WAN
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
1 22 (84.62%) Performance Management
1 22 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 20 (76.92%) Firewall
3 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (73.08%) CCIE
4 18 (69.23%) Electronics
5 16 (61.54%) Juniper
6 15 (57.69%) UNIX
7 14 (53.85%) VoIP
7 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
7 14 (53.85%) Network Design
7 14 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (53.85%) Network Management
7 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
8 13 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (50.00%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Project Management
11 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
11 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics
12 1 (3.85%) Korean Language
12 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
12 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Analytics

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) LAN
1 22 (84.62%) WAN
2 20 (76.92%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 18 (69.23%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Korean Language
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Senior Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Network Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) Network Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (53.85%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) iDTV
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Performance Management
2 14 (53.85%) Network Management
2 14 (53.85%) Network Design
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CCIE
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe