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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 32 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing QA 43 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.18% 6.98% 3.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.39% 64.47% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 27
Median salary £85,000 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+104.81% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £34,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
115 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 16.52% 10.83% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74 71 69
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 28 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 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 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.66%) Finance
3 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
4 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (25.35%) MS Office
6 16 (22.54%) ISO 9001
6 16 (22.54%) Back Office
6 16 (22.54%) Information Security Management
6 16 (22.54%) Security Management
6 16 (22.54%) Quality Management
6 16 (22.54%) ISO 14001
6 16 (22.54%) Business Continuity
6 16 (22.54%) Information Security
6 16 (22.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (22.54%) Business Continuity Management
6 16 (22.54%) Energy Management
6 16 (22.54%) ISO22301
6 16 (22.54%) Internal Audit
7 14 (19.72%) Project Management
8 13 (18.31%) Java
8 13 (18.31%) Selenium
9 12 (16.90%) SAP
9 12 (16.90%) Electronics
10 11 (15.49%) C#
10 11 (15.49%) Change Control
11 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (14.08%) Cybercrime
11 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
11 10 (14.08%) Manufacturing
12 9 (12.68%) Computer Science

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 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Office
2 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
1 1 (1.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) Big Data
1 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (9.86%) DataStage
1 7 (9.86%) IBM InfoSphere
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (9.86%) QualityStage
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) GIS
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Selenium
2 9 (12.68%) JProfiler
2 9 (12.68%) JUnit
3 4 (5.63%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) NUnit
6 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Back Office
3 12 (16.90%) Electronics
4 10 (14.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Graduate
2 16 (22.54%) Business Consultant
2 16 (22.54%) Consultant
2 16 (22.54%) Graduate Business Consultant
2 16 (22.54%) Graduate Consultant
3 13 (18.31%) Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Test Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) Project Manager
5 11 (15.49%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) Production Manager
6 10 (14.08%) QA Analyst
7 9 (12.68%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (11.27%) QA Automation Analyst
9 7 (9.86%) Architect
9 7 (9.86%) C# Developer
9 7 (9.86%) Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Trainee
11 5 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (7.04%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
1 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) Java EE
3 5 (7.04%) WCF
3 5 (7.04%) WPF
3 5 (7.04%) XML
4 2 (2.82%) CSS
4 2 (2.82%) CSS3
4 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 2 (2.82%) HTML5
5 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.41%) JSON
5 1 (1.41%) RESTful
5 1 (1.41%) SOAP
5 1 (1.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.08%) Cybercrime
3 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.82%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Business Continuity
2 16 (22.54%) Business Continuity Management
2 16 (22.54%) Energy Management
2 16 (22.54%) Information Security
2 16 (22.54%) Information Security Management
2 16 (22.54%) Internal Audit
2 16 (22.54%) Quality Management
2 16 (22.54%) Security Management
3 14 (19.72%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Change Control
5 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.68%) SOA
7 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.86%) IT Governance
8 7 (9.86%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) Java
2 11 (15.49%) C#
3 7 (9.86%) SQL
4 4 (5.63%) Ruby
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.82%) C++
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) ISO 14001
1 16 (22.54%) ISO 9001
1 16 (22.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (22.54%) ISO22301
2 7 (9.86%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) SDET
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) SAP
3 7 (9.86%) IBM
3 7 (9.86%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Rally
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago