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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.98% 1.80% 5.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.91% 24.00% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 25
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
55 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 18.15% 7.51% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 55
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 6 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Product Management
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) ITSM
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) WPF
7 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
7 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (19.05%) MVVM
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC

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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) Data Mart
3 3 (14.29%) OLAP
3 3 (14.29%) OLTP
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) PowerPivot
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Silverlight Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Product Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) Silverlight
1 4 (19.05%) WPF
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
2 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Product Management
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) ITSM
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) MVVM
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Coaching
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) CODA