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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.60% 4.52% 2.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.27% 44.83% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 10
Average salary £35,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
41 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 12.31% 10.09% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 65
Average salary £31,250 £42,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.59% -23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) ITSM
2 11 (52.38%) Product Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) Change Control
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Adobe
6 4 (19.05%) French Language
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.76%) Line Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Software Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Author
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Author
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Product Owner
7 1 (4.76%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) EFT
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) ITSM
2 11 (52.38%) Product Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Change Control
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Information Management
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
1 4 (19.05%) C++
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
Woking, Surrey
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