Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walton-on-Thames 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Walton-on-Thames
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 23 26
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walton-on-Thames 63.64% 10.71% 17.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 24
Walton-on-Thames median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.08%
10th Percentile £23,500 £29,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £51,500 £47,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -5.26%

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 Walton-on-Thames with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walton-on-Thames 63.64% 10.71% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 24
Walton-on-Thames median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.08%
10th Percentile £23,500 £29,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £51,500 £47,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +1.19%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Walton-on-Thames.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Walton-on-Thames

QA
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Salary trend for QA in Walton-on-Thames

QA
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Walton-on-Thames over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Walton-on-Thames region with a requirement for QA.

1 16 (76.19%) Perl
1 16 (76.19%) Python
1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
1 16 (76.19%) Automotive
2 15 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Ruby
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 15 (71.43%) C
2 15 (71.43%) C++
2 15 (71.43%) Unix
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Solaris
2 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) System Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Time Management
5 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
5 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) VoIP
5 8 (38.10%) ISEB
5 8 (38.10%) InstallShield

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) InstallShield
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
General
1 16 (76.19%) Automotive
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 15 (71.43%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Software Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) QA Automation Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) QA Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Software QA Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) PRADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
1 15 (71.43%) Solaris
1 15 (71.43%) Unix
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Regression Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
4 8 (38.10%) System Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 8 (38.10%) Time Management
5 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Content Management
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 5 (23.81%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Perl
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 15 (71.43%) C
2 15 (71.43%) C++
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Ruby
3 7 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 7 (33.33%) APMG
3 7 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 7 (33.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Remedy