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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 18 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.59% 8.19% 2.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.30% 42.42% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 12
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 Woking region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 11.99% 19.30% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 40
Median salary £49,500 £34,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 27 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 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 Woking region with a requirement for QA.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) ISEB
3 11 (44.00%) Selenium
3 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (32.00%) Back Office
6 8 (32.00%) HP UFT
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (28.00%) Ruby
7 7 (28.00%) Open Source
7 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (28.00%) Web Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) Python
7 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.00%) CSS

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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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) Data Mart
2 3 (12.00%) OLAP
2 3 (12.00%) OLTP
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) HP UFT
3 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (8.00%) JIRA
5 2 (8.00%) WatiN
6 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (32.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (28.00%) Web Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.00%) CRM
8 3 (12.00%) ETL
8 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) ISEB
2 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) CODA
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) Fidessa
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