The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 48 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.28% 5.82% 6.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.31% 44.58% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 39
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £56,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
QA
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 83 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 15.40% 13.05% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 59 76 71
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

QA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

QA Salary Trend in Guildford

QA
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for QA.

1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.98%) Management Information System
3 22 (37.29%) Finance
4 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (30.51%) MS Office
6 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
6 16 (27.12%) Business Continuity
6 16 (27.12%) Information Security
6 16 (27.12%) Back Office
6 16 (27.12%) Quality Management
6 16 (27.12%) ISO 14001
6 16 (27.12%) Information Security Management
6 16 (27.12%) Security Management
6 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (27.12%) Business Continuity Management
6 16 (27.12%) Energy Management
6 16 (27.12%) ISO22301
6 16 (27.12%) Internal Audit
7 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (20.34%) Java
9 11 (18.64%) Project Management
9 11 (18.64%) Change Control
10 10 (16.95%) SAP
10 10 (16.95%) Selenium
11 8 (13.56%) Electronics
11 8 (13.56%) Oracle
11 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
11 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
11 8 (13.56%) Cybercrime

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Office
2 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Skype
1 2 (3.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Big Data
1 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (11.86%) DataStage
1 7 (11.86%) IBM InfoSphere
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (11.86%) QualityStage
2 2 (3.39%) GIS
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Selenium
2 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.39%) JMeter
5 2 (3.39%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) NUnit
5 2 (3.39%) PhantomJS
5 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.69%) Maven
6 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Back Office
3 8 (13.56%) Electronics
3 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Graduate
2 16 (27.12%) Business Consultant
2 16 (27.12%) Consultant
2 16 (27.12%) Graduate Business Consultant
2 16 (27.12%) Graduate Consultant
3 8 (13.56%) Production Manager
3 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) Java EE
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) CSS3
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
2 2 (3.39%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) RESTful
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.56%) Cybercrime
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Business Continuity
2 16 (27.12%) Business Continuity Management
2 16 (27.12%) Energy Management
2 16 (27.12%) Information Security
2 16 (27.12%) Information Security Management
2 16 (27.12%) Internal Audit
2 16 (27.12%) Quality Management
2 16 (27.12%) Security Management
3 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (18.64%) Change Control
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (11.86%) Information Management
6 7 (11.86%) IT Governance
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL
6 7 (11.86%) PRINCE
6 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Java
2 6 (10.17%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) PHP
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) C++
5 2 (3.39%) PHP 5
5 2 (3.39%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) ISO 14001
1 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
1 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (27.12%) ISO22301
2 7 (11.86%) COBIT
3 2 (3.39%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) KVM
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) SAP
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle
4 7 (11.86%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Rally
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
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