The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 48 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.75% 2.72% 5.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.24% 18.64% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 11
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
42 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 8.28% 14.60% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 39
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Surrey

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) Project Management
4 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
5 13 (31.71%) Java
5 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
6 11 (26.83%) C#
6 11 (26.83%) .NET
6 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
7 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
7 10 (24.39%) Scrum
7 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
8 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 8 (19.51%) PHP
9 8 (19.51%) Change Control
10 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
10 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.07%) HTML
10 7 (17.07%) MySQL
11 6 (14.63%) JIRA
11 6 (14.63%) ISEB
11 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) IIS
12 5 (12.20%) CRM
12 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
12 5 (12.20%) Windows

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) ColdFusion
4 2 (4.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Moq
3 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) JMeter
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Test Manager
4 7 (17.07%) Software Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Tester
7 4 (9.76%) Junior
7 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate
8 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) QA Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) CSS3
5 3 (7.32%) J2EE
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.88%) WPF
6 2 (4.88%) LAMP
6 2 (4.88%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) Qt
6 2 (4.88%) LINQ
7 1 (2.44%) Sass
7 1 (2.44%) LESS
7 1 (2.44%) XHTML
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) EFT
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) W3C
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Project Management
3 14 (34.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
5 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.51%) Change Control
7 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
7 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
8 5 (12.20%) Information Management
8 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) CRM
9 4 (9.76%) ITSM
9 4 (9.76%) ITIL
9 4 (9.76%) Content Management
9 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
10 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) PHP
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.76%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) C
8 1 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
4 6 (14.63%) ISEB
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) CODA
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Zend
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