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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 6.58% 3.56% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 40.38% 42.86% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 10
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £55,000 £49,500
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
52 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 16.30% 8.32% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 52
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £61,500 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 14 (51.85%) ITSM
2 14 (51.85%) Product Management
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) Adobe
4 8 (29.63%) French Language
5 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.81%) Change Control
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (7.41%) People Management
8 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.41%) PHP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) French Language
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Author
1 8 (29.63%) Technical Author
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Software Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Software Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Product Owner
8 1 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 14 (51.85%) ITSM
2 14 (51.85%) Product Management
3 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) C++
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Adobe
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