The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 0.93% 1.79% 1.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £57,000 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 9.26% 8.93% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% -39.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,450 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,400 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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