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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 15.25% 10.20% 13.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Median salary £32,000 £30,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,500 £34,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 Walton-on-Thames region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 15.25% 10.20% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Median salary £32,000 £30,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,700 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

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

1 24 (96.00%) Perl
1 24 (96.00%) Python
2 23 (92.00%) InstallShield
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Solaris
2 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) C
2 23 (92.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) C++
2 23 (92.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Degree
3 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
3 16 (64.00%) Time Management
3 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Test Strategy
3 16 (64.00%) XML
4 15 (60.00%) Unix
4 15 (60.00%) VoIP
4 15 (60.00%) ISEB
4 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (60.00%) Ruby
4 15 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 15 (60.00%) Functional Testing
4 15 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 15 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 13 (52.00%) Aerospace
5 13 (52.00%) Automotive

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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 15 (60.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) InstallShield
2 8 (32.00%) AdminStudio
2 8 (32.00%) CMake
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) MSI
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (92.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (52.00%) Aerospace
2 13 (52.00%) Automotive
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Junior
2 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) Junior Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) Junior QA Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (28.00%) Applications Packager
5 7 (28.00%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Junior Test Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Software Build Engineer
5 7 (28.00%) Software Packager
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
7 5 (20.00%) Tester
8 4 (16.00%) Build Engineer
8 4 (16.00%) Junior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
1 23 (92.00%) Solaris
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
2 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (64.00%) Test Strategy
2 16 (64.00%) Time Management
3 15 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 15 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 15 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 15 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (32.00%) Application Packaging
5 8 (32.00%) SDLC
5 8 (32.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Perl
1 24 (96.00%) Python
2 23 (92.00%) C
2 23 (92.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) C++
3 15 (60.00%) Ruby
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) ISEB
2 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Red Hat