The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 64 64 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 13 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.97% 2.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
QA Analyst
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
650 649 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.63% 96.58% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 583 569 696
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Guildford

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (60.87%) Automation Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
5 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (26.09%) Selenium
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 5 (21.74%) SOAP
7 5 (21.74%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) JUnit
8 4 (17.39%) SOA
8 4 (17.39%) ISEB
8 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
8 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (17.39%) JProfiler
8 4 (17.39%) Sahi
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SWIFT
9 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
9 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
9 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 2 (8.70%) Java
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Sahi
3 4 (17.39%) JProfiler
4 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) SWIFT
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Automation Testing
2 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft