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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 15.38% 19.15% 14.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 4
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -8.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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
16 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 15.38% 19.15% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 4
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -8.27%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 18 (94.74%) Perl
1 18 (94.74%) Python
2 17 (89.47%) InstallShield
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Solaris
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) C
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) C++
2 17 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) Degree
3 14 (73.68%) Software Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Time Management
3 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 14 (73.68%) Test Strategy
3 14 (73.68%) XML
4 13 (68.42%) Unix
4 13 (68.42%) VoIP
4 13 (68.42%) ISEB
4 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
4 13 (68.42%) Regression Testing
4 13 (68.42%) Functional Testing
4 13 (68.42%) Non-Functional Testing
4 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
4 13 (68.42%) Ruby
5 11 (57.89%) Project Planning
5 11 (57.89%) Automation Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Finance

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) InstallShield
2 4 (21.05%) AdminStudio
2 4 (21.05%) CMake
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) MSI
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Aerospace
2 7 (36.84%) Automotive
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Junior
1 10 (52.63%) QA Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Automation Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) QA Automation Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) QA Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Junior Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Junior QA Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) Junior Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Packager
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Software Build Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Packager
5 3 (15.79%) Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) XML
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
1 17 (89.47%) Solaris
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Software Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Test Strategy
2 14 (73.68%) Time Management
3 13 (68.42%) Functional Testing
3 13 (68.42%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (68.42%) Regression Testing
3 13 (68.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Automation Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Project Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Application Packaging
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Perl
1 18 (94.74%) Python
2 17 (89.47%) C
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) C++
3 13 (68.42%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 13 (68.42%) ISEB
2 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
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Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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