The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 1.72% 10.87% 9.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Dorking region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 15.52% 16.30% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 10
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

QA
Salary Trend in Dorking

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

QA Salary Trend in Dorking

QA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorking 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorking 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP