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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 36 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 0.53% 6.18% 5.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.85% 64.71% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 8
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
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
26 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 13.76% 9.55% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 18
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle