The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 175 177 223
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 27 60 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.61% 1.14% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.19% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,650 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
QA Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4253 5050 5032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.37% 95.61% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3545 4158 4096
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Surrey region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Surrey

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

QA Analyst Salary Histogram in Surrey

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +14 11 £35,000 -26.31%
Reigate -10 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Walton-on-Thames -14 6 £30,500 -8.27%
Weybridge +17 3 £31,500 -10.00%
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (61.90%) Software Testing
3 25 (59.52%) XML
4 21 (50.00%) ISEB
5 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
6 19 (45.24%) Python
6 19 (45.24%) Perl
7 17 (40.48%) Test Automation
8 16 (38.10%) C#
8 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Degree
9 15 (35.71%) Time Management
10 14 (33.33%) Project Planning
10 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
10 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 14 (33.33%) InstallShield
10 14 (33.33%) C++
10 14 (33.33%) Windows
11 13 (30.95%) Solaris
11 13 (30.95%) UNIX
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
11 13 (30.95%) Ruby
11 13 (30.95%) Automation Testing
12 12 (28.57%) Linux
13 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
14 10 (23.81%) VoIP
15 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
15 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (19.05%) C

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.38%) Sahi
6 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) XML
2 3 (7.14%) HTML5
2 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.38%) Statistics
2 1 (2.38%) iDTV
2 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Solaris
2 13 (30.95%) UNIX
3 12 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Software Testing
2 17 (40.48%) Test Automation
3 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
4 15 (35.71%) Time Management
5 14 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) Automation Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 7 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.29%) Test Management
8 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.14%) SDLC
11 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.38%) BDD
11 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Python
1 19 (45.24%) Perl
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) C++
4 13 (30.95%) Ruby
5 8 (19.05%) C
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VC++
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) ISEB
2 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
3 16 (38.10%) Degree
4 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle