The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 65 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 149 218 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.04% 4.76% 4.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.46% 38.18% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 117 186 187
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
459 571 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.45% 12.48% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 385 473 517
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

QA Salary Trend in Surrey

QA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

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

QA Salary Histogram in Surrey

QA
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 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Guildford 0 34 £68,750 +66.66% 7
Walton-on-Thames -4 21 £46,000 +21.05%
Reigate 0 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Leatherhead +5 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Camberley +2 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Woking -8 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Redhill +14 5 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Weybridge -8 4 £28,750 -52.08%
Staines +1 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Dorking +7 1 £37,500 -
Chertsey +1 1 £37,000 -26.00%
Epsom -4 1 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Farnham -6 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for QA.

1 138 (41.57%) Finance
2 126 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (31.93%) Microsoft
4 104 (31.33%) C#
5 86 (25.90%) Degree
6 83 (25.00%) SQL
7 66 (19.88%) C++
8 64 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 63 (18.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 56 (16.87%) SQL Server
11 54 (16.27%) Software Engineering
12 52 (15.66%) Software Testing
12 52 (15.66%) Manual Testing
13 51 (15.36%) Computer Science
13 51 (15.36%) Selenium
14 50 (15.06%) Windows
15 49 (14.76%) JavaScript
16 48 (14.46%) SDLC
17 47 (14.16%) HTML
17 47 (14.16%) ISTQB
18 46 (13.86%) Mathematics
19 45 (13.55%) Python
19 45 (13.55%) Automation Testing
20 44 (13.25%) ISEB
20 44 (13.25%) Telecoms
21 43 (12.95%) Test Automation
21 43 (12.95%) CSS
22 42 (12.65%) Java
22 42 (12.65%) Linux
22 42 (12.65%) Project Management

QA
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 8 (2.41%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.20%) Confluence
3 3 (0.90%) Alfresco
3 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) Apache
4 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.30%) Drupal
4 1 (0.30%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 34 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.02%) MS Office
3 10 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.71%) MS Project
5 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.30%) Primavera
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.41%) Office 365
2 7 (2.11%) Taleo
3 6 (1.81%) SaaS
4 2 (0.60%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.60%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.42%) VoIP
2 17 (5.12%) Internet
3 6 (1.81%) Firewall
4 5 (1.51%) HTTP
4 5 (1.51%) LAN
5 4 (1.20%) PPP
5 4 (1.20%) SAN
5 4 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.20%) WLAN
6 2 (0.60%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.60%) NetScreen
6 2 (0.60%) SMTP
6 2 (0.60%) SSL
6 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.61%) Big Data
3 8 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.11%) DataStage
4 7 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (2.11%) MS Access
4 7 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (2.11%) QualityStage
5 6 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.51%) MySQL
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.90%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.90%) OLAP
8 3 (0.90%) OLTP
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (15.36%) Selenium
3 36 (10.84%) NUnit
4 35 (10.54%) Visual Studio
5 30 (9.04%) InstallShield
6 28 (8.43%) JIRA
7 27 (8.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (5.72%) Git (software)
8 19 (5.72%) Jenkins
9 16 (4.82%) SoapUI
9 16 (4.82%) WebDriver
10 15 (4.52%) Subversion
11 14 (4.22%) SpecFlow
12 13 (3.92%) CMake
13 12 (3.61%) MSI
14 11 (3.31%) AdminStudio
14 11 (3.31%) Wise Package Studio
15 9 (2.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (2.11%) WatiN
17 6 (1.81%) TeamCity
General
1 138 (41.57%) Finance
2 44 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.33%) Automotive
4 19 (5.72%) Aerospace
5 18 (5.42%) Back Office
6 12 (3.61%) Electronics
7 9 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.71%) Marketing
8 8 (2.41%) Law
8 8 (2.41%) Retail
9 5 (1.51%) Games
10 4 (1.20%) Banking
10 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.90%) Local Government
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (25.00%) Analyst
2 55 (16.57%) Developer
2 55 (16.57%) Test Analyst
3 50 (15.06%) Tester
4 44 (13.25%) QA Analyst
5 39 (11.75%) QA Test Analyst
6 36 (10.84%) C# Developer
7 34 (10.24%) Test Engineer
8 29 (8.73%) Consultant
9 28 (8.43%) Junior
10 26 (7.83%) Software Developer
11 25 (7.53%) Business Consultant
12 24 (7.23%) QA Engineer
13 23 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (6.93%) Systems Tester
14 22 (6.63%) QA Automation Analyst
14 22 (6.63%) QA Test Engineer
15 21 (6.33%) Project Manager
16 20 (6.02%) Business Analyst
16 20 (6.02%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.16%) HTML
2 43 (12.95%) CSS
3 36 (10.84%) .NET
4 34 (10.24%) HTML5
5 32 (9.64%) XML
6 29 (8.73%) CSS3
7 15 (4.52%) WPF
8 13 (3.92%) Web Services
9 8 (2.41%) jQuery
10 6 (1.81%) Java EE
10 6 (1.81%) Middleware
11 5 (1.51%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.51%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.51%) JSON
11 5 (1.51%) SOAP
12 4 (1.20%) LAMP
12 4 (1.20%) RESTful
13 3 (0.90%) Qt
13 3 (0.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.36%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.86%) Mathematics
3 34 (10.24%) Management Information System
4 20 (6.02%) Reinsurance
5 18 (5.42%) Statistics
6 14 (4.22%) User Experience
7 13 (3.92%) Mainframe
8 11 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.01%) Cybercrime
10 6 (1.81%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.81%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.51%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.51%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.51%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.20%) CMDB
12 4 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.20%) Fintech
12 4 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.06%) Windows
2 42 (12.65%) Linux
3 32 (9.64%) Solaris
4 22 (6.63%) Unix
5 7 (2.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.90%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) VMS
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (18.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 54 (16.27%) Software Engineering
4 52 (15.66%) Manual Testing
4 52 (15.66%) Software Testing
5 48 (14.46%) SDLC
6 45 (13.55%) Automation Testing
7 43 (12.95%) Test Automation
8 42 (12.65%) Project Management
9 41 (12.35%) Unit Testing
10 40 (12.05%) OO
11 36 (10.84%) Test Strategy
12 35 (10.54%) Scrum
12 35 (10.54%) User Stories
13 34 (10.24%) Quality Management
14 33 (9.94%) Regression Testing
15 32 (9.64%) Time Management
16 31 (9.34%) Software Architecture
17 28 (8.43%) Functional Testing
18 27 (8.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (31.33%) C#
2 83 (25.00%) SQL
3 66 (19.88%) C++
4 49 (14.76%) JavaScript
5 45 (13.55%) Python
6 42 (12.65%) Java
7 35 (10.54%) Perl
8 33 (9.94%) C
9 30 (9.04%) Ruby
10 18 (5.42%) PHP
11 16 (4.82%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.81%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.51%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.90%) Scala
15 2 (0.60%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.60%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.60%) VC++
16 1 (0.30%) Groovy
16 1 (0.30%) VB
16 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (25.90%) Degree
2 47 (14.16%) ISTQB
3 44 (13.25%) ISEB
4 14 (4.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.90%) CCNA
7 3 (0.90%) CCNP
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.90%) PMP
8 2 (0.60%) CCSA
8 2 (0.60%) CCSE
8 2 (0.60%) CCSP
8 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) ISACA
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.12%) ISO 14001
1 17 (5.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (5.12%) ISO22301
2 16 (4.82%) ISO 9001
3 13 (3.92%) GAMP
4 8 (2.41%) COBIT
5 7 (2.11%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.51%) SLA
7 4 (1.20%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.60%) SDET
9 1 (0.30%) HL7
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (2.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.90%) Docker
4 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.30%) Firmware
5 1 (0.30%) KVM
5 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Ansible
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) yum
Vendors
1 106 (31.93%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.94%) TOWER Software
3 28 (8.43%) Oracle
4 19 (5.72%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.22%) SAP
6 12 (3.61%) VMware
7 11 (3.31%) Cisco
8 9 (2.71%) F5
8 9 (2.71%) MKS
9 8 (2.41%) HP
9 8 (2.41%) NetApp
9 8 (2.41%) Palo Alto
10 7 (2.11%) EMC
10 7 (2.11%) IBM
10 7 (2.11%) Intel Security
10 7 (2.11%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.20%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.60%) Facebook
12 2 (0.60%) Google
12 2 (0.60%) Twitter
Redhill, Surrey
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% Annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car, bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago