Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 57 63
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -17
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 4.22% 1.05% 2.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.54% 18.18% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Leatherhead median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £69,375 £63,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leatherhead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 65 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 19.58% 5.76% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 17 41
Leatherhead median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £60,900 £77,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Leatherhead

QA
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Salary trend for QA in Leatherhead

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Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leatherhead region with a requirement for QA.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
3 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) HP ALM
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
1 6 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) QA Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) QA Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) REST
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) CGI
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle