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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 44 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing QA 39 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.36% 7.62% 4.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.86% 79.17% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 54 37
Median salary £55,000 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
103 72 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.15% 9.63% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 86
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 2 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 28 (40.58%) Finance
3 22 (31.88%) Management Information System
4 16 (23.19%) Information Security Management
4 16 (23.19%) Security Management
4 16 (23.19%) Quality Management
4 16 (23.19%) ISO 14001
4 16 (23.19%) Back Office
4 16 (23.19%) MS Office
4 16 (23.19%) ISO 9001
4 16 (23.19%) Business Continuity
4 16 (23.19%) Information Security
4 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (23.19%) Business Continuity Management
4 16 (23.19%) Energy Management
4 16 (23.19%) ISO22301
4 16 (23.19%) Internal Audit
5 15 (21.74%) Selenium
6 12 (17.39%) C#
7 11 (15.94%) Java
7 11 (15.94%) JUnit
7 11 (15.94%) SOA
7 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
7 11 (15.94%) JProfiler
8 10 (14.49%) Cybercrime
8 10 (14.49%) Project Management
8 10 (14.49%) Electronics
9 9 (13.04%) OO
9 9 (13.04%) SQL

QA
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 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Office
2 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Big Data
3 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.70%) DataStage
3 6 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (8.70%) QualityStage
4 2 (2.90%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Selenium
2 11 (15.94%) JProfiler
2 11 (15.94%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.90%) NUnit
5 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Back Office
3 10 (14.49%) Electronics
4 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Business Consultant
2 16 (23.19%) Consultant
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate Business Consultant
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate Consultant
3 15 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Automation Test Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 12 (17.39%) QA Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Project Manager
6 9 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Production Manager
7 8 (11.59%) QA Automation Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) C# WCF Developer
8 7 (10.14%) C# WPF Developer
8 7 (10.14%) WCF Developer
8 7 (10.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) .NET
2 8 (11.59%) Web Services
3 7 (10.14%) WCF
3 7 (10.14%) WPF
3 7 (10.14%) XML
4 6 (8.70%) Java EE
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) CSS3
5 2 (2.90%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) HTML5
5 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 1 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.45%) JSON
6 1 (1.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.49%) Cybercrime
3 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (23.19%) Business Continuity
1 16 (23.19%) Business Continuity Management
1 16 (23.19%) Energy Management
1 16 (23.19%) Information Security
1 16 (23.19%) Information Security Management
1 16 (23.19%) Internal Audit
1 16 (23.19%) Quality Management
1 16 (23.19%) Security Management
2 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
2 11 (15.94%) SOA
3 10 (14.49%) Project Management
4 9 (13.04%) OO
4 9 (13.04%) Software Architecture
5 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.14%) Change Control
5 7 (10.14%) MVVM
5 7 (10.14%) Parallel Computing
5 7 (10.14%) Scrum
5 7 (10.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C#
2 11 (15.94%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) ISO 14001
1 16 (23.19%) ISO 9001
1 16 (23.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (23.19%) ISO22301
2 6 (8.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) SAP
3 6 (8.70%) IBM
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
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