The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Farnham
Rank 33 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 3.66% 10.77% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 70.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Farnham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 7.32% 15.38% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnham region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

QA
Salary Trend in Farnham

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

QA Salary Trend in Farnham

QA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Farnham region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Tester
1 3 (75.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 3 (75.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft