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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Woking
Rank 33 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 4.42% 6.01% 3.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.81% 42.22% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 8
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £42,500 £51,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
42 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 18.58% 14.24% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 24
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 18 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Woking

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
3 11 (30.56%) ISEB
3 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL
5 9 (25.00%) Back Office
5 9 (25.00%) Degree
5 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.00%) SaaS
6 8 (22.22%) Open Source
6 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 8 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 8 (22.22%) Ruby
6 8 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 8 (22.22%) Python
6 8 (22.22%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.22%) C#

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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) SaaS
2 7 (19.44%) IaaS
2 7 (19.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 8 (22.22%) HP UFT
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Back Office
2 7 (19.44%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Test Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) DBA
2 7 (19.44%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Tester
4 5 (13.89%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 7 (19.44%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (19.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
4 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 8 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 8 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Data Management
5 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 7 (19.44%) Data Protection
5 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) High Availability
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
5 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (19.44%) QMS
6 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 8 (22.22%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) Python
2 8 (22.22%) Ruby
3 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
1 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) MCSA
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
2 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Avaya
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) CODA
4 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) Nokia
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
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Edward Carter Solutions
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