The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 16 35
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 2.49% 10.80% 2.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 65.52% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 5
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Redhill region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 6.64% 16.48% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 11
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Load Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Coaching
8 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
1 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Load Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
1 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle