The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Woking
Rank 36 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.97% 4.21% 4.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.07% 30.56% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £39,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £54,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Woking region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
41 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 17.37% 13.79% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 29
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

QA
Salary Trend in Woking

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

QA Salary Trend in Woking

QA
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Woking region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Woking region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (33.33%) SaaS
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (29.63%) SLA
3 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL V3
4 7 (25.93%) High Availability
4 7 (25.93%) IaaS
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (25.93%) MCSA
4 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
4 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.93%) PaaS
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (25.93%) QMS
4 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
4 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
4 7 (25.93%) Selenium

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) SaaS
2 7 (25.93%) IaaS
2 7 (25.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
2 5 (18.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.93%) Multimedia
2 6 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Administrator
1 7 (25.93%) DBA
1 7 (25.93%) SQL DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) iPhone
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Data Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) High Availability
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL V3
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (25.93%) QMS
3 7 (25.93%) Statistics
4 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Web Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) MCSA
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (22.22%) ISEB
3 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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