The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 16 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 3.70% 4.00% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 22.22% 8.00% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £32,000 £29,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.40% +17.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorking region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Dorking region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorking 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft