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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 19 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 14.04% 18.18% 25.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 7
Median salary £31,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 14.04% 18.18% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 7
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Solaris
2 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) C
2 25 (96.15%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) C++
2 25 (96.15%) InstallShield
2 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 25 (96.15%) Degree
3 21 (80.77%) Finance
3 21 (80.77%) Aerospace
3 21 (80.77%) Automotive
4 15 (57.69%) XML
4 15 (57.69%) Time Management
4 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
4 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
5 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
5 14 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (53.85%) Ruby
5 14 (53.85%) Software Testing
5 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
5 14 (53.85%) Unix
5 14 (53.85%) VoIP
5 14 (53.85%) ISEB
5 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
5 14 (53.85%) 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 14 (53.85%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) InstallShield
2 11 (42.31%) AdminStudio
2 11 (42.31%) CMake
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) MSI
2 11 (42.31%) Subversion
2 11 (42.31%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 21 (80.77%) Aerospace
2 21 (80.77%) Automotive
2 21 (80.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Junior
2 10 (38.46%) Applications Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Applications Packager
2 10 (38.46%) Software Build Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Software Packager
3 9 (34.62%) Automation Tester
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) QA Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Systems Tester
5 6 (23.08%) Build Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) Junior QA Analyst
5 6 (23.08%) QA Automation Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Automation Tester
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Systems Tester
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
1 25 (96.15%) Solaris
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) Test Automation
2 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
2 15 (57.69%) Time Management
3 14 (53.85%) Functional Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Regression Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 14 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (42.31%) Application Packaging
4 11 (42.31%) SDLC
4 11 (42.31%) Static Code Analysis
5 10 (38.46%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
7 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (96.15%) C
2 25 (96.15%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) C++
3 14 (53.85%) Ruby
4 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
4 11 (42.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) ISEB
2 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Red Hat