The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 3.03% 0.91% 2.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 11.11% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £57,500 - £57,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 - £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 Epsom region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 9.85% 8.18% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Median salary £50,000 £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

The demand trend of job ads across the Epsom region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

QA
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

QA Salary Trend in Epsom

QA
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Epsom

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 27 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 Epsom region with a requirement for QA.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) SOLID
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) Parallel Computing
4 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in Epsom 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 8 (80.00%) WPF Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Parallel Computing
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) SOLID
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com