The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 16.67% 15.46% 20.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Median salary £39,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.94% +16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Walton-on-Thames region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 16.67% 15.46% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Median salary £39,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Walton-on-Thames region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

QA
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

QA Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

QA
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Walton-on-Thames region with a requirement for QA.

1 30 (100.00%) Perl
1 30 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (96.67%) InstallShield
2 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 29 (96.67%) Solaris
2 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 29 (96.67%) C
2 29 (96.67%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) C++
2 29 (96.67%) Telecoms
2 29 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 29 (96.67%) Degree
3 21 (70.00%) Finance
3 21 (70.00%) Aerospace
3 21 (70.00%) Automotive
4 19 (63.33%) XML
4 19 (63.33%) Time Management
4 19 (63.33%) Test Automation
4 19 (63.33%) Test Strategy
5 18 (60.00%) Functional Testing
5 18 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 18 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (60.00%) Ruby
5 18 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 18 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 18 (60.00%) Unix
5 18 (60.00%) VoIP
5 18 (60.00%) ISEB
5 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 18 (60.00%) Regression Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 29 (96.67%) InstallShield
2 11 (36.67%) AdminStudio
2 11 (36.67%) CMake
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (36.67%) MSI
2 11 (36.67%) Subversion
2 11 (36.67%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (96.67%) Telecoms
2 21 (70.00%) Aerospace
2 21 (70.00%) Automotive
2 21 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Junior
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) QA Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Applications Packager
3 10 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Software Build Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Packager
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Tester
4 9 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Tester
5 8 (26.67%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Junior QA Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Junior Test Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Systems Tester
7 6 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
1 29 (96.67%) Solaris
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Test Automation
2 19 (63.33%) Test Strategy
2 19 (63.33%) Time Management
3 18 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 18 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Application Packaging
4 11 (36.67%) SDLC
4 11 (36.67%) Static Code Analysis
5 10 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Project Planning
7 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Perl
1 30 (100.00%) Python
2 29 (96.67%) C
2 29 (96.67%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) C++
3 18 (60.00%) Ruby
4 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
4 11 (36.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) Degree
2 18 (60.00%) ISEB
2 18 (60.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Red Hat