The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surbiton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 14.55% 5.71% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 88.89% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
QA
London

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 Surbiton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surbiton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 16.36% 5.71% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £54,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

QA
Salary Trend in Surbiton

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

QA Salary Trend in Surbiton

QA
Salary Histogram in Surbiton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Surbiton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Surbiton

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surbiton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 10 (71.43%) Subversion
3 10 (71.43%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) Endeca
3 10 (71.43%) J2EE
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Ant
3 10 (71.43%) JUnit
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Apache
3 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) hybris
3 10 (71.43%) Line Management
4 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) Spring MVC
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (50.00%) JIRA
6 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (42.86%) Velocity
7 6 (42.86%) Apache Wicket

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surbiton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
1 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Ant
1 10 (71.43%) JUnit
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) IntelliJ
4 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) Mockito
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Technical Leader
4 4 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
6 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) Spring MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Apache Wicket
3 6 (42.86%) Velocity
3 6 (42.86%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) XHTML
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Line Management
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Test Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) HQL
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Endeca
1 10 (71.43%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft