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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 15.11% 6.61% 0.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 80.77% 44.44% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
26 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 18.71% 14.88% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (90.24%) JavaScript
2 37 (90.24%) PHP
3 36 (87.80%) Jenkins
4 35 (85.37%) Selenium
5 34 (82.93%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (82.93%) Test Automation
5 34 (82.93%) WebDriver
5 34 (82.93%) Java
5 34 (82.93%) LAMP
6 33 (80.49%) SQL
6 33 (80.49%) Web Services
6 33 (80.49%) Workflow
6 33 (80.49%) Test Strategy
7 30 (73.17%) MySQL
8 26 (63.41%) Software Testing
8 26 (63.41%) JIRA
8 26 (63.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (63.41%) Load Testing
9 23 (56.10%) Test Scripting
9 23 (56.10%) JMeter
10 17 (41.46%) Information Assurance
11 13 (31.71%) Ruby
11 13 (31.71%) Python
12 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
13 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
14 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
14 7 (17.07%) Cyber Security
15 5 (12.20%) Open Source
16 4 (9.76%) CSS

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 3 (7.32%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (87.80%) Jenkins
2 35 (85.37%) Selenium
3 34 (82.93%) WebDriver
4 26 (63.41%) JIRA
5 23 (56.10%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) PhantomJS
7 1 (2.44%) CasperJS
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) QA Automation Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) QA Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Senior QA Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) QA Manager
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) LAMP
2 33 (80.49%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) CSS3
6 1 (2.44%) WebKit
6 1 (2.44%) Yii
6 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.44%) STL
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (82.93%) Test Automation
3 33 (80.49%) Test Strategy
3 33 (80.49%) Workflow
4 26 (63.41%) Software Testing
4 26 (63.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (63.41%) Load Testing
5 23 (56.10%) Test Scripting
6 17 (41.46%) Information Assurance
7 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
8 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Cyber Security
10 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (7.32%) Time Management
11 3 (7.32%) MVC
11 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
12 2 (4.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) JavaScript
1 37 (90.24%) PHP
2 34 (82.93%) Java
3 33 (80.49%) SQL
4 13 (31.71%) Python
4 13 (31.71%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Puppet
1 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Zend