The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.85% 4.93% 2.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.14% 38.89% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 9
Average salary £42,500 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.56% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,250 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,850 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
37 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 13.81% 12.68% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 55
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 13 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (60.42%) Product Management
2 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 17 (35.42%) Service Management
5 16 (33.33%) ITSM
6 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.00%) C#
7 12 (25.00%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
8 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.83%) SDLC
8 10 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
8 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.75%) SQL
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
10 8 (16.67%) Marketing
10 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
11 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
12 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
12 6 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) CSS
12 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.42%) System Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Degree

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 8 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) French Language
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) ITSM Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Product Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Product Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 6 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 4 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Product Management
2 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 17 (35.42%) Service Management
5 16 (33.33%) ITSM
6 12 (25.00%) Project Management
7 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
7 10 (20.83%) SDLC
7 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
7 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.50%) Scrum
10 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.42%) System Testing
12 4 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) CODA
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits & pensions
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
The Pirbright Institute
Salary: £39,775 to £43,216
Posted: 25 days ago