The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 24 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 10.48% 14.04% 9.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.57% 80.39% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 39
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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 Reigate region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 15.28% 17.47% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 61
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £26,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

QA
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

QA Salary Trend in Reigate

QA
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Reigate

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 36 (69.23%) Finance
2 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) Degree
4 27 (51.92%) C#
5 26 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (46.15%) TOWER Software
7 24 (46.15%) Risk Management
7 24 (46.15%) OO
8 21 (40.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 20 (38.46%) User Stories
9 20 (38.46%) NUnit
9 20 (38.46%) Mathematics
9 20 (38.46%) Computer Science
10 18 (34.62%) SQL
11 15 (28.85%) HTML
11 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
11 15 (28.85%) CSS
11 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
11 15 (28.85%) CSS3
11 15 (28.85%) Software Architecture
11 15 (28.85%) HTML5
11 15 (28.85%) Financial Modelling
11 15 (28.85%) Unit Testing
12 14 (26.92%) C++
13 13 (25.00%) .NET
14 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
14 11 (21.15%) Workflow

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 7 (13.46%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 21 (40.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (38.46%) NUnit
4 6 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (69.23%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Software Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Operations Support Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) QA Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Data Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Data Governance Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) HTML
1 15 (28.85%) CSS
1 15 (28.85%) CSS3
1 15 (28.85%) HTML5
2 13 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) WCF
5 1 (1.92%) WPF
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 20 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
2 1 (1.92%) W3C
2 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 24 (46.15%) OO
3 20 (38.46%) User Stories
4 15 (28.85%) Software Architecture
4 15 (28.85%) Financial Modelling
4 15 (28.85%) Unit Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
5 11 (21.15%) Workflow
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Service Management
7 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL
8 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Test Management
8 6 (11.54%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.62%) TDD
9 5 (9.62%) MVC
9 5 (9.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (11.54%) ISEB
3 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
4 2 (3.85%) HND
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) TOWER Software
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook