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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 146 186 211
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 9 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 7
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
2557 3847 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.45% 97.15% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 3361 3680
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Guildford +24 4 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Redhill - 2 £45,000 -
Staines - 2 £52,500 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) BDD
4 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 10 (47.62%) Selenium
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
6 8 (38.10%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
8 6 (28.57%) QA Automation
8 6 (28.57%) Open Source
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) Ruby
9 5 (23.81%) ISEB
9 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
9 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
9 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
9 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) C
10 4 (19.05%) C#

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 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Blockchain
1 3 (14.29%) Data Lake
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
5 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (14.29%) HP UFT
7 2 (9.52%) Appium
7 2 (9.52%) Calabash
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.76%) Ant
8 1 (4.76%) Maven
8 1 (4.76%) Subversion
8 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) jQuery
1 3 (14.29%) REST
1 3 (14.29%) WCF
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) QA Automation
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Test Strategy
9 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Online Security
10 3 (14.29%) SDLC
10 3 (14.29%) SOA
10 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) C
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (23.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
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