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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 6 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 22.73% 3.57% 6.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 22.73% 3.57% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -26.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) InstallAnywhere
2 11 (91.67%) Time Management
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) MSI
3 10 (83.33%) AdminStudio
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) C
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) C++
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) InstallShield
2 11 (91.67%) InstallAnywhere
3 10 (83.33%) MSI
3 10 (83.33%) AdminStudio
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) QA Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Applications Packager
3 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Time Management
3 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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