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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 8.01% 1.99% 8.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.59% 17.39% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
54 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 18.82% 11.44% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 18 42
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Reigate

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 70 (95.89%) Mathematics
2 69 (94.52%) Degree
3 67 (91.78%) C#
4 65 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (75.34%) Computer Science
6 53 (72.60%) OO
7 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
8 45 (61.64%) Finance
9 44 (60.27%) .NET
10 41 (56.16%) C++
10 41 (56.16%) SQL
11 40 (54.79%) Test Automation
12 38 (52.05%) SQL Server
13 34 (46.58%) NUnit
13 34 (46.58%) Java
13 34 (46.58%) Visual Studio
13 34 (46.58%) Rhino Mocks
13 34 (46.58%) User Stories
14 30 (41.10%) Test Strategy
15 23 (31.51%) WinRunner
15 23 (31.51%) Selenium
16 18 (24.66%) Financial Modelling
17 17 (23.29%) Unit Testing
17 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (23.29%) HTML5
17 17 (23.29%) CSS3
17 17 (23.29%) HTML
17 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
17 17 (23.29%) CSS
17 17 (23.29%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (4.11%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.11%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) NUnit
1 34 (46.58%) Visual Studio
1 34 (46.58%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (31.51%) WinRunner
2 23 (31.51%) Selenium
3 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (12.33%) WebDriver
4 9 (12.33%) TestComplete
4 9 (12.33%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) Hudson
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (60.27%) Developer
2 41 (56.16%) Tester
3 37 (50.68%) Analyst
4 36 (49.32%) QA Analyst
5 28 (38.36%) QA Tester
6 25 (34.25%) Software Developer
7 24 (32.88%) QA Engineer
8 23 (31.51%) Test Analyst
8 23 (31.51%) Automation Analyst
8 23 (31.51%) QA Automation Engineer
8 23 (31.51%) Automation Engineer
9 13 (17.81%) Automated Test Analyst
9 13 (17.81%) QA Test Analyst
10 10 (13.70%) Test Engineer
10 10 (13.70%) Consultant
11 9 (12.33%) Test Consultant
11 9 (12.33%) .NET Consultant
11 9 (12.33%) Automation Tester
11 9 (12.33%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (60.27%) .NET
2 17 (23.29%) HTML5
2 17 (23.29%) CSS3
2 17 (23.29%) HTML
2 17 (23.29%) CSS
3 12 (16.44%) Web Services
4 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (95.89%) Mathematics
2 55 (75.34%) Computer Science
3 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.70%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (72.60%) OO
3 40 (54.79%) Test Automation
4 34 (46.58%) User Stories
5 30 (41.10%) Test Strategy
6 18 (24.66%) Financial Modelling
7 17 (23.29%) Unit Testing
7 17 (23.29%) Software Testing
8 14 (19.18%) RAD
9 13 (17.81%) Analytics
9 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.07%) Performance Testing
11 10 (13.70%) Software Architecture
11 10 (13.70%) Code Coverage
11 10 (13.70%) Workflow Management
11 10 (13.70%) Regression Testing
11 10 (13.70%) Validation
11 10 (13.70%) Workflow
12 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) C#
2 41 (56.16%) C++
2 41 (56.16%) SQL
3 34 (46.58%) Java
4 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.85%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) Delphi
7 3 (4.11%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (94.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Solvency II
1 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.11%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.11%) SAP
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