Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorking with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Dorking
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 23 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorking 8.60% 3.64% 2.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 88.89% 25.00% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 22
Dorking median annual salary £43,750 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% -28.57%
10th Percentile £33,875 £32,625 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,875 £41,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorking with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Dorking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 9 8 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorking 9.68% 14.55% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 17
Dorking median annual salary £45,000 £32,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% +12.28% -34.86%
10th Percentile £34,250 £27,300 £20,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £38,625 £41,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dorking

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorking.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Dorking

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Salary Trend in Dorking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Dorking.

Salary trend for QA in Dorking

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Salary Histogram in Dorking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Dorking over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Dorking

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Dorking region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Legal
6 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Coaching
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) User Stories
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorking 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:

General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree