The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 50 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.13% 10.87% 8.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.00% 90.91% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 9
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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 Leatherhead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
40 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.18% 11.96% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 15
Average salary £32,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £43,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

QA
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

QA Salary Trend in Leatherhead

QA
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (75.76%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 24 (72.73%) Web Services
3 23 (69.70%) PHP
4 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 22 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 22 (66.67%) Selenium
4 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 21 (63.64%) Java
6 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
6 20 (60.61%) WebDriver
7 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
8 18 (54.55%) JMeter
8 18 (54.55%) Workflow
8 18 (54.55%) LAMP
9 15 (45.45%) MySQL
10 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (42.42%) Load Testing
10 14 (42.42%) JIRA
11 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
11 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
12 10 (30.30%) Python
12 10 (30.30%) Ruby
13 9 (27.27%) Open Source
14 6 (18.18%) OO
14 6 (18.18%) CSS
14 6 (18.18%) Internet
14 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
15 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Selenium
1 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (60.61%) WebDriver
3 18 (54.55%) JMeter
4 14 (42.42%) JIRA
5 3 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 2 (6.06%) PhantomJS
6 2 (6.06%) CasperJS
7 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.03%) Xcode
7 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Product Owner
9 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) Web Services
2 18 (54.55%) LAMP
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) REST
5 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.09%) CSS3
6 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
7 2 (6.06%) WebKit
7 2 (6.06%) .NET
7 2 (6.06%) STL
7 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.03%) Phalcon
8 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
8 1 (3.03%) Symfony
8 1 (3.03%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (75.76%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
5 18 (54.55%) Workflow
6 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (42.42%) Load Testing
7 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
7 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
8 9 (27.27%) Open Source
9 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 6 (18.18%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
10 5 (15.15%) Cyber Security
10 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
11 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 23 (69.70%) PHP
3 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 21 (63.64%) Java
5 10 (30.30%) Ruby
5 10 (30.30%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Sencha
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft