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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 6.01% 19.17% 8.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 70.00% 75.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 29
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,000 £75,000
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 Reigate region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 8.58% 25.56% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 64 55
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £69,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Reigate

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (54.55%) C#
4 23 (52.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 22 (50.00%) TOWER Software
5 22 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 22 (50.00%) Degree
6 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (45.45%) SQL
7 20 (45.45%) OO
8 16 (36.36%) HTML
8 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 16 (36.36%) CSS
8 16 (36.36%) NUnit
8 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
8 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 16 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
8 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 16 (36.36%) Software Architecture
8 16 (36.36%) HTML5
8 16 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
8 16 (36.36%) CSS3
8 16 (36.36%) User Stories
9 15 (34.09%) C++
10 14 (31.82%) .NET
11 11 (25.00%) Workflow
12 10 (22.73%) Marketing
13 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 16 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (36.36%) NUnit
4 6 (13.64%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (13.64%) QA Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Data Governance Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Governance Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
1 16 (36.36%) CSS
1 16 (36.36%) HTML5
1 16 (36.36%) CSS3
2 14 (31.82%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (6.82%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) WCF
5 1 (2.27%) WPF
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) XML
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) OO
4 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
4 16 (36.36%) Software Architecture
4 16 (36.36%) User Stories
5 11 (25.00%) Workflow
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
9 6 (13.64%) Test Management
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) TDD
10 5 (11.36%) MVC
11 4 (9.09%) SOA
11 4 (9.09%) Pair Programming
11 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C#
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 15 (34.09%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) HND
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCP
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) TOWER Software
3 6 (13.64%) HP