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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 37 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Permanent jobs citing QA 34 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.04% 6.20% 3.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.34% 50.59% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 25
Median salary £68,750 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.66% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
99 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 17.58% 12.25% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 79 73
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 26 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Guildford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) Finance
3 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
4 18 (28.13%) MS Office
4 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 16 (25.00%) Back Office
5 16 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 16 (25.00%) Security Management
5 16 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 16 (25.00%) ISO 14001
5 16 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 16 (25.00%) Information Security
5 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 16 (25.00%) Energy Management
5 16 (25.00%) ISO22301
5 16 (25.00%) Internal Audit
6 14 (21.88%) Java
7 12 (18.75%) Project Management
8 11 (17.19%) SAP
8 11 (17.19%) Change Control
9 10 (15.63%) Cybercrime
9 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (15.63%) Electronics
10 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
10 9 (14.06%) Selenium
10 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
11 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (28.13%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Skype
1 2 (3.13%) WebEx
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Big Data
1 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (10.94%) DataStage
1 7 (10.94%) IBM InfoSphere
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (10.94%) QualityStage
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) GIS
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Selenium
2 5 (7.81%) JProfiler
2 5 (7.81%) JUnit
3 4 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) NUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Back Office
3 10 (15.63%) Electronics
4 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Graduate
2 16 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 16 (25.00%) Consultant
2 16 (25.00%) Graduate Business Consultant
2 16 (25.00%) Graduate Consultant
3 9 (14.06%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Production Manager
4 8 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) QA Automation Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Trainee
7 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Java EE
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) CSS3
3 2 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) WCF
3 2 (3.13%) WPF
3 2 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) LAMP
4 1 (1.56%) RESTful
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.63%) Cybercrime
3 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 16 (25.00%) Energy Management
2 16 (25.00%) Information Security
2 16 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 16 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 16 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 16 (25.00%) Security Management
3 12 (18.75%) Project Management
4 11 (17.19%) Change Control
5 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (10.94%) Information Management
7 7 (10.94%) IT Governance
7 7 (10.94%) Matrix Management
7 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) Java
2 8 (12.50%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) Ruby
4 4 (6.25%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 16 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 16 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 7 (10.94%) COBIT
3 2 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
1 1 (1.56%) KVM
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) SAP
3 7 (10.94%) IBM
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Rally
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
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