Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 48 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18 -24
Permanent jobs citing QA 24 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 6.52% 2.56% 0.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.10% 27.50% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 4
Leatherhead median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% +14.71% -22.73%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,500 £60,625
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%

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 63 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 17.12% 9.32% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 39
Leatherhead median annual salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% -31.82%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,350 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £63,000 £47,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.09%

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

QA
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for QA in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (41.67%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) SOAP
3 10 (41.67%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Client/Server
3 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 10 (41.67%) HP ALM
4 9 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 9 (37.50%) User Stories
4 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 9 (37.50%) Use Case
5 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Spring
6 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
7 6 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) WCF

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Tester
5 5 (20.83%) QA Tester
6 3 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Tester
7 2 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) SOAP
1 10 (41.67%) XML
2 8 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (12.50%) WCF
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) CGI
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 9 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 9 (37.50%) Use Case
4 9 (37.50%) User Stories
4 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
9 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft