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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.19% 1.19% 7.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 20.00% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 18
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
21 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.19% 5.95% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 29
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

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 27 January 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
1 40 (95.24%) PHP
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (92.86%) Selenium
2 39 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (92.86%) WebDriver
2 39 (92.86%) SQL
2 39 (92.86%) Java
2 39 (92.86%) Web Services
2 39 (92.86%) Workflow
2 39 (92.86%) LAMP
2 39 (92.86%) Test Strategy
2 39 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 39 (92.86%) Test Automation
3 36 (85.71%) MySQL
4 34 (80.95%) JMeter
5 26 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (61.90%) Load Testing
5 26 (61.90%) JIRA
6 23 (54.76%) Software Testing
6 23 (54.76%) Test Scripting
7 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
8 17 (40.48%) Ruby
8 17 (40.48%) Information Assurance
8 17 (40.48%) Python
9 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
9 13 (30.95%) Cyber Security
10 4 (9.52%) Open Source
10 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.14%) Windows

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (92.86%) Selenium
1 39 (92.86%) WebDriver
1 39 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 34 (80.95%) JMeter
3 26 (61.90%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior QA Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) QA Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) QA Automation Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) QA Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Auditor
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (2.38%) Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) Web Services
1 39 (92.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.38%) Symfony
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) Yii
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (92.86%) Workflow
2 39 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 39 (92.86%) Test Strategy
3 26 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (61.90%) Load Testing
4 23 (54.76%) Test Scripting
4 23 (54.76%) Software Testing
5 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 17 (40.48%) Information Assurance
7 13 (30.95%) Cyber Security
7 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL
9 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Service Management
10 1 (2.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) PHP
1 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 39 (92.86%) Java
2 39 (92.86%) SQL
3 17 (40.48%) Python
3 17 (40.48%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) SAP
1 1 (2.38%) IBM
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) HP
1 1 (2.38%) BMC
1 1 (2.38%) Zend