The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 47 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 237 236 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 5.11% 4.47% 4.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.70% 43.78% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 202 186 193
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -0.65%
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
555 539 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.97% 10.21% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 477 452 453
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Surrey

QA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +31 63 £42,250 -11.05% 3
Leatherhead +24 30 £50,000 - 2
Reigate +10 30 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Walton-on-Thames +1 10 £30,500 -4.68%
Weybridge +24 6 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Woking -7 6 £48,750 -2.50%
Staines - 4 £55,000 - 3
Epsom -1 3 £75,000 +36.36%
Dorking - 2 £43,750 - 2
Egham -2 1 £50,000 -
Esher -4 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Redhill -12 1 £75,000 +36.36%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 196 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (31.08%) Selenium
3 128 (30.84%) Test Automation
4 126 (30.36%) Java
5 120 (28.92%) SQL
6 111 (26.75%) Degree
7 105 (25.30%) C#
8 104 (25.06%) Software Engineering
9 100 (24.10%) Finance
10 91 (21.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 86 (20.72%) JavaScript
12 85 (20.48%) Microsoft
13 83 (20.00%) XML
14 78 (18.80%) Automated Testing
15 76 (18.31%) PHP
16 74 (17.83%) Test Strategy
17 69 (16.63%) Project Management
18 67 (16.14%) Workflow
18 67 (16.14%) Software Testing
19 64 (15.42%) WebDriver
20 63 (15.18%) JMeter
20 63 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
21 62 (14.94%) Visual Studio
22 60 (14.46%) HTML
22 60 (14.46%) Jenkins
23 59 (14.22%) Python
24 58 (13.98%) MS Excel
25 57 (13.73%) Windows
25 57 (13.73%) Scrum
26 53 (12.77%) .NET

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.17%) IIS
3 7 (1.69%) MS Project Server
3 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.45%) Apache
5 5 (1.20%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 5 (1.20%) Node.js
6 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.96%) Drupal
6 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) Lync
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 58 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (4.10%) MS Project
4 15 (3.61%) MS Office
5 8 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.69%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.24%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.69%) SaaS
3 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.10%) Intranet
1 17 (4.10%) Wireless
2 13 (3.13%) Internet
3 12 (2.89%) DNS
3 12 (2.89%) VoIP
4 7 (1.69%) LTE
5 6 (1.45%) VoLTE
5 6 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.45%) Firewall
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) LAN
7 1 (0.24%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.08%) MySQL
3 16 (3.86%) MS Access
4 12 (2.89%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.93%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.69%) Big Data
7 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.96%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 129 (31.08%) Selenium
2 64 (15.42%) WebDriver
3 63 (15.18%) JMeter
4 62 (14.94%) Visual Studio
5 60 (14.46%) Jenkins
6 47 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (9.40%) JIRA
8 29 (6.99%) FitNesse
8 29 (6.99%) WatiN
9 23 (5.54%) Rhino Mocks
9 23 (5.54%) NUnit
10 21 (5.06%) QuickTest Pro
11 20 (4.82%) InstallShield
12 14 (3.37%) SoapUI
13 10 (2.41%) Git (software)
14 6 (1.45%) Subversion
15 4 (0.96%) Ant
16 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.72%) LoadRunner
16 3 (0.72%) TestDirector
General
1 100 (24.10%) Finance
2 22 (5.30%) Marketing
3 19 (4.58%) Retail
4 12 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.89%) Legal
5 9 (2.17%) Advertising
6 8 (1.93%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.96%) Automotive
8 4 (0.96%) Publishing
9 3 (0.72%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (28.19%) Analyst
2 77 (18.55%) Developer
3 64 (15.42%) Tester
4 54 (13.01%) Test Analyst
5 44 (10.60%) Software Engineer
6 43 (10.36%) QA Analyst
7 32 (7.71%) Software Developer
8 29 (6.99%) QA Tester
9 28 (6.75%) Test Engineer
10 25 (6.02%) Software Tester
11 22 (5.30%) QA Engineer
11 22 (5.30%) Automation Engineer
12 18 (4.34%) Web Developer
13 17 (4.10%) Automation Tester
14 16 (3.86%) Test Manager
14 16 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (3.37%) QA Automation Engineer
16 13 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
17 12 (2.89%) Project Manager
18 11 (2.65%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (20.00%) XML
2 60 (14.46%) HTML
3 53 (12.77%) .NET
4 51 (12.29%) Web Services
5 50 (12.05%) LAMP
6 37 (8.92%) CSS
7 29 (6.99%) HTML5
8 24 (5.78%) .NET Framework
9 18 (4.34%) CSS3
10 14 (3.37%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.93%) STL
12 6 (1.45%) JSON
12 6 (1.45%) jQuery
13 5 (1.20%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.96%) SOAP
14 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
14 4 (0.96%) REST
14 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (0.96%) Drush
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.19%) Open Source
4 29 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (6.02%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.65%) Social Media
8 8 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.93%) User Experience
9 7 (1.69%) Internet of Things
9 7 (1.69%) PMI
10 6 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.20%) Clustering
11 5 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.96%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.72%) Statistics
14 2 (0.48%) EFT
15 1 (0.24%) NHS
15 1 (0.24%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.73%) Windows
2 43 (10.36%) Linux
3 35 (8.43%) UNIX
4 22 (5.30%) Solaris
5 6 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.45%) Android
6 5 (1.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (30.84%) Test Automation
3 104 (25.06%) Software Engineering
4 91 (21.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 78 (18.80%) Automated Testing
6 74 (17.83%) Test Strategy
7 69 (16.63%) Project Management
8 67 (16.14%) Workflow
8 67 (16.14%) Software Testing
9 63 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (13.73%) Scrum
11 53 (12.77%) Test Scripting
12 43 (10.36%) Load Testing
13 40 (9.64%) Automation Testing
14 34 (8.19%) OO
15 32 (7.71%) E-Commerce
16 28 (6.75%) ITIL
17 26 (6.27%) Regression Testing
17 26 (6.27%) User Stories
17 26 (6.27%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 126 (30.36%) Java
2 120 (28.92%) SQL
3 105 (25.30%) C#
4 86 (20.72%) JavaScript
5 76 (18.31%) PHP
6 59 (14.22%) Python
7 52 (12.53%) Ruby
8 43 (10.36%) C++
9 32 (7.71%) Perl
10 15 (3.61%) VB
11 10 (2.41%) C
12 7 (1.69%) VBScript
12 7 (1.69%) VBA
13 5 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.96%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.72%) CFML
16 2 (0.48%) PHP5
17 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 111 (26.75%) Degree
2 43 (10.36%) ISTQB
3 38 (9.16%) ISEB
4 18 (4.34%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.69%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.20%) SCSA
9 5 (1.20%) RHCE
9 5 (1.20%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.72%) HNC
11 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.48%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.48%) MCP
12 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.17%) Solvency II
1 9 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.96%) Varnish
2 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) vSphere
2 1 (0.24%) UAG
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.93%) Puppet
3 6 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.20%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.72%) cPanel
6 1 (0.24%) Graphite
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.24%) SCCM
6 1 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) collectd
6 1 (0.24%) StatsD
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
6 1 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 85 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.54%) TOWER Software
3 22 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.86%) HP
5 15 (3.61%) Oracle
6 6 (1.45%) SAP
6 6 (1.45%) VMware
6 6 (1.45%) IBM
7 4 (0.96%) Zend
8 3 (0.72%) Planview
9 2 (0.48%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.48%) Dell
10 1 (0.24%) Juniper
10 1 (0.24%) BMC
10 1 (0.24%) Siebel
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco
10 1 (0.24%) Google
10 1 (0.24%) QAD
10 1 (0.24%) Remedy
10 1 (0.24%) Charles River
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Cover, Private Medic
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorking
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum Pension plan, Private healthcare, Cycle Scheme
Posted: 20 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 25 days ago