The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 6.99% 10.48% 14.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.34% 64.86% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 39
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,750 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
41 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 15.07% 16.16% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 58
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £30,800 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

The demand trend of job ads across the Reigate region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Reigate

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reigate region with a requirement for QA.

1 57 (93.44%) Finance
2 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (78.69%) Mathematics
4 47 (77.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (75.41%) SQL
6 44 (72.13%) C#
7 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
8 41 (67.21%) OO
9 40 (65.57%) TOWER Software
10 37 (60.66%) NUnit
10 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
10 37 (60.66%) Visual Studio
10 37 (60.66%) Unit Testing
11 36 (59.02%) Software Architecture
12 32 (52.46%) Computer Science
12 32 (52.46%) Degree
13 31 (50.82%) HTML5
13 31 (50.82%) Rhino Mocks
13 31 (50.82%) CSS3
13 31 (50.82%) C++
13 31 (50.82%) HTML
13 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
13 31 (50.82%) CSS
14 29 (47.54%) Financial Modelling
14 29 (47.54%) User Stories
15 24 (39.34%) Reinsurance
15 24 (39.34%) Risk Management
16 18 (29.51%) Scrum
17 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (21.31%) BDD

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (3.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (3.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Big Data
3 4 (6.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (77.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (60.66%) NUnit
2 37 (60.66%) Visual Studio
3 31 (50.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
5 11 (18.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
General
1 57 (93.44%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (70.49%) Developer
2 36 (59.02%) C# Developer
3 29 (47.54%) Software Developer
4 28 (45.90%) C# Software Developer
5 16 (26.23%) Analyst
5 16 (26.23%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (26.23%) Senior Developer
6 15 (24.59%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 15 (24.59%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (19.67%) Manual Test Analyst
7 12 (19.67%) Test Analyst
8 11 (18.03%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (11.48%) Developer in Test
10 5 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) C# WCF Developer
10 5 (8.20%) C# WPF Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) WCF Developer
10 5 (8.20%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) CSS
1 31 (50.82%) CSS3
1 31 (50.82%) HTML
1 31 (50.82%) HTML5
2 10 (16.39%) WPF
3 6 (9.84%) .NET
4 5 (8.20%) WCF
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
4 5 (8.20%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (78.69%) Mathematics
2 32 (52.46%) Computer Science
3 24 (39.34%) Reinsurance
4 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.20%) Statistics
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (67.21%) OO
3 37 (60.66%) Unit Testing
4 36 (59.02%) Software Architecture
5 29 (47.54%) Financial Modelling
5 29 (47.54%) User Stories
6 24 (39.34%) Risk Management
7 18 (29.51%) Scrum
8 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (21.31%) BDD
10 12 (19.67%) SDLC
10 12 (19.67%) Software Testing
11 11 (18.03%) Manual Testing
11 11 (18.03%) Time Management
12 10 (16.39%) MVVM
12 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
13 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
14 6 (9.84%) Analytics
14 6 (9.84%) Performance Testing
14 6 (9.84%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 44 (72.13%) C#
3 31 (50.82%) C++
3 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (52.46%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) ISEB
2 11 (18.03%) ISTQB
2 11 (18.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) CCSA
3 2 (3.28%) CCSE
3 2 (3.28%) CCSP
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) SDET
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
2 40 (65.57%) TOWER Software
3 11 (18.03%) MKS
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) F5
5 2 (3.28%) Juniper