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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 9.96% 3.62% 6.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 56.00% 29.41% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 - £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
50 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 17.79% 12.32% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 42
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
2 41 (80.39%) Web Services
3 40 (78.43%) PHP
4 39 (76.47%) Test Automation
4 39 (76.47%) Jenkins
5 38 (74.51%) Selenium
5 38 (74.51%) Java
6 36 (70.59%) SQL
6 36 (70.59%) WebDriver
7 35 (68.63%) Test Strategy
7 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
8 34 (66.67%) LAMP
8 34 (66.67%) JMeter
8 34 (66.67%) Workflow
9 31 (60.78%) MySQL
10 22 (43.14%) Python
10 22 (43.14%) Ruby
11 19 (37.25%) JIRA
11 19 (37.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (37.25%) Load Testing
12 18 (35.29%) Software Testing
13 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
14 16 (31.37%) Automated Testing
14 16 (31.37%) Information Assurance
14 16 (31.37%) Cyber Security
15 10 (19.61%) Open Source
16 7 (13.73%) Internet
16 7 (13.73%) OO

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 38 (74.51%) Selenium
3 36 (70.59%) WebDriver
4 34 (66.67%) JMeter
5 19 (37.25%) JIRA
6 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (3.92%) PhantomJS
7 2 (3.92%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Product Owner
9 1 (1.96%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) Web Services
2 34 (66.67%) LAMP
3 7 (13.73%) CSS
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) REST
5 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.84%) CSS3
6 4 (7.84%) HTML5
7 3 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.92%) STL
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) PhoneGap
8 2 (3.92%) WebKit
8 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.96%) Phalcon
9 1 (1.96%) Symfony
9 1 (1.96%) Sencha Touch
9 1 (1.96%) Yii
9 1 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 2 (3.92%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 35 (68.63%) Test Strategy
3 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
4 34 (66.67%) Workflow
5 19 (37.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (37.25%) Load Testing
6 18 (35.29%) Software Testing
7 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 16 (31.37%) Automated Testing
8 16 (31.37%) Information Assurance
8 16 (31.37%) Cyber Security
9 10 (19.61%) Open Source
10 7 (13.73%) OO
11 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
11 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
11 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (7.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) JavaScript
2 40 (78.43%) PHP
3 38 (74.51%) Java
4 36 (70.59%) SQL
5 22 (43.14%) Python
5 22 (43.14%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.96%) ISEB
1 1 (1.96%) MCP
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle
1 4 (7.84%) HP
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Zend
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Sencha
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) BMC
3 1 (1.96%) SAP