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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 48 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.86% 5.77% 8.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.30% 53.73% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 46
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.09%
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
57 67 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.84% 10.74% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 74
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 30 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (39.53%) Finance
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
3 12 (27.91%) Selenium
4 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (23.26%) Java
6 9 (20.93%) MS Office
6 9 (20.93%) Change Control
7 8 (18.60%) Project Management
8 7 (16.28%) ISO 9001
8 7 (16.28%) Quality Management
8 7 (16.28%) ISO 14001
8 7 (16.28%) Information Security Management
8 7 (16.28%) Security Management
8 7 (16.28%) Back Office
8 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
8 7 (16.28%) Information Security
8 7 (16.28%) SAP
8 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
8 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity Management
8 7 (16.28%) Energy Management
8 7 (16.28%) ISO22301
8 7 (16.28%) Internal Audit
9 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle

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 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Skype
1 2 (4.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
1 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.63%) DataStage
1 5 (11.63%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (11.63%) QualityStage
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Selenium
2 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
3 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.98%) JMeter
6 3 (6.98%) Maven
6 3 (6.98%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) PhantomJS
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
8 1 (2.33%) Gatling
8 1 (2.33%) NeoLoad
8 1 (2.33%) Robot Framework
8 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.33%) TestRail
8 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Back Office
3 5 (11.63%) Electronics
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Graduate
2 7 (16.28%) Business Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Graduate Business Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Graduate Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Tester
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Production Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) JSON
1 3 (6.98%) RESTful
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (20.93%) Change Control
4 8 (18.60%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
5 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity Management
5 7 (16.28%) Energy Management
5 7 (16.28%) Information Security
5 7 (16.28%) Information Security Management
5 7 (16.28%) Internal Audit
5 7 (16.28%) Quality Management
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Security Management
6 6 (13.95%) Automation Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Information Management
7 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Matrix Management
7 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) C#
2 4 (9.30%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) PHP 5
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO 14001
1 7 (16.28%) ISO 9001
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (16.28%) ISO22301
2 5 (11.63%) COBIT
3 2 (4.65%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) KVM
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) SAP
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Rally
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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