The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 47 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5  
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 6.90% 1.87% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 15.56% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Median salary £58,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.23% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,250 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 Woking with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 28 45 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 12.07% 12.03% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 35
Median salary £60,000 £43,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% +26.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Woking

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Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for QA in Woking

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Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Woking over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) High Availability
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (37.04%) Statistics
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) SLA
6 8 (29.63%) C#
6 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
6 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
6 8 (29.63%) Data Management
7 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
7 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
7 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Data Protection Act

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Co-occurring 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) IaaS
1 3 (11.11%) PaaS
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.70%) DB2
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Multimedia
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) DBA
1 10 (37.04%) SQL DBA
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Campaign Executive
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Email Executive
5 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) CSS3
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) ODBC
4 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) High Availability
2 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (37.04%) Statistics
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Data Management
3 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) A/B Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Personalization
7 3 (11.11%) QMS
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) COBOL
6 1 (3.70%) Go
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) REXX
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) BlackBerry Internet Service
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) ACF2
2 1 (3.70%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Teradata
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Lotus
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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