The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Redhill region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 4.52% 4.47% 5.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 52.94% 50.00% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 8.54% 8.94% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 32
Average salary £55,000 £40,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.64% -32.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £36,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Surrey

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

QA
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

QA Salary Trend in Redhill

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 (83.33%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
4 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 10 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) Delphi
4 10 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (26.67%) SAS
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 8 (26.67%) Solvency II
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
7 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (23.33%) ISEB
8 6 (20.00%) TestDirector
8 6 (20.00%) Toad
8 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 6 (20.00%) SOA
8 6 (20.00%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (20.00%) QARun
8 6 (20.00%) Web Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Test Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 8 (26.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 6 (20.00%) Toad
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (20.00%) QARun
3 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (10.00%) TestPartner
3 3 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
3 3 (10.00%) QALoad
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) jMock
3 3 (10.00%) EasyMock
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Analyst
2 17 (56.67%) Test Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior SAS Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SAS Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) QA Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
2 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Test Management
5 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.00%) System Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 3 (10.00%) QMS
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) CMMI
9 1 (3.33%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) BPR
9 1 (3.33%) ITIL
9 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
1 10 (33.33%) C++
1 10 (33.33%) Delphi
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) ISEB
3 6 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) Solvency II
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
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