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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 17 28
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom - 9.64% 1.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 38.10% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
10 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 10.99% 25.30% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 11
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

QA
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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com