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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 176 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 14 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 19
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +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
3471 4481 5032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.06% 98.18% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3838 4156
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,500
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 July 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 July 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
Weybridge - 3 £27,500 -
Leatherhead +16 2 £35,000 -22.22%
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (82.61%) Selenium
3 16 (69.57%) Manual Testing
4 15 (65.22%) Automation Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) C#
5 13 (56.52%) .NET
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) JIRA
8 9 (39.13%) Web Testing
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
9 8 (34.78%) BDD
10 6 (26.09%) PHP
10 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
11 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) Python
12 4 (17.39%) Scrum
12 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
12 4 (17.39%) WatiN
12 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
13 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
13 3 (13.04%) Ruby
14 2 (8.70%) Automated 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 (8.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (47.83%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
5 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
5 4 (17.39%) WatiN
6 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
6 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Manual Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Automation Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Web Testing
5 8 (34.78%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
10 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 1 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
11 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) C++
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) VC++
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago