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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 170 198 201
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 17 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 13
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
3355 4137 4565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.44% 97.07% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2786 3628 3693
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 5 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Redhill - 1 £38,000 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 32 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (71.88%) Selenium
4 13 (40.63%) BDD
5 12 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 11 (34.38%) PHP
6 11 (34.38%) Ruby
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) .NET
8 9 (28.13%) Java
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) Scrum
8 9 (28.13%) Web Testing
8 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (21.88%) JIRA
10 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
10 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
11 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) ISEB
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
12 5 (15.63%) Android
12 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS

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 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (21.88%) JIRA
4 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
5 5 (15.63%) Appium
5 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
6 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 4 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 4 (12.50%) WatiN
7 2 (6.25%) Calabash
7 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) BDD
3 12 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Web Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
6 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
7 6 (18.75%) TDD
8 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
10 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
2 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) VC++
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
Woking
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