The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 172 209 206
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 15 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 16
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
QA Engineer
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
3310 4308 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.07% 97.51% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2798 3719 3948
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

QA Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +1 2 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £35,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £28,750 -
Redhill - 1 £38,000 - 1
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (81.48%) Selenium
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
4 14 (51.85%) Manual Testing
5 12 (44.44%) C#
5 12 (44.44%) .NET
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (40.74%) BDD
7 9 (33.33%) JIRA
7 9 (33.33%) PHP
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) Web Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Python
9 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.93%) Java
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
10 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
10 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) Ruby
11 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
11 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Android
11 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
12 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
12 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
12 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.41%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) Selenium
2 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (33.33%) JIRA
4 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
5 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
6 4 (14.81%) WatiN
7 3 (11.11%) Appium
8 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
8 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
9 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Android
1 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Manual Testing
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
4 8 (29.63%) Web Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
9 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
11 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.70%) Open Source
11 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
11 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago