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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 3.09% 0.64% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
21 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 21.65% 7.05% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -45.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,450 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £65,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Aquila

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Aquila
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM