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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 33 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 15 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.88% 5.03% 5.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 28.87% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 36
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
25 97 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 9.80% 17.41% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 81 44
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £31,898 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 19 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Guildford region with a requirement for QA.

1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Degree
3 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 9 (30.00%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) Open Source
6 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (23.33%) Selenium
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (16.67%) Games
9 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (13.33%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
9 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (13.33%) Maven
9 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software

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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) Data Lake
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) JMeter
6 1 (3.33%) NeoLoad
6 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.33%) TestNG
6 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Junior
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) QA Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Developer in Test
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) RequireJS
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) LAMP
5 1 (3.33%) lodash
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Blockchain
2 3 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Fintech
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) VMS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 9 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Open Source
5 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
9 3 (10.00%) Online Security
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
9 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Ariba
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension.
Posted: 13 days ago