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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 221 211 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 5.03% 4.34% 4.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.39% 43.06% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 193 193 166
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
534 490 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.14% 10.08% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 444 427 357
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -7 36 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Woking +22 30 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Chertsey +11 18 £50,000 +66.66%
Egham - 18 £60,000 - 1
Walton-on-Thames -14 17 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Redhill -2 10 £68,750 +30.95% 2
Staines -11 10 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Reigate +1 9 £80,000 +60.00%
Epsom +11 7 £67,500 +12.50%
Leatherhead -23 7 £50,000 -13.04%
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £42,500 -
Camberley +2 1 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Dorking 0 1 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Esher - 1 £25,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 120 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (25.53%) Finance
3 102 (24.11%) Degree
4 95 (22.46%) SQL
5 83 (19.62%) Software Engineering
6 78 (18.44%) Java
7 77 (18.20%) Test Automation
8 74 (17.49%) Microsoft
9 68 (16.08%) MS Excel
10 66 (15.60%) JavaScript
10 66 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 65 (15.37%) UNIX
12 64 (15.13%) C#
13 61 (14.42%) Test Scripting
13 61 (14.42%) Selenium
14 58 (13.71%) HTML
15 57 (13.48%) Windows
15 57 (13.48%) Project Management
16 53 (12.53%) Software Testing
17 47 (11.11%) Test Strategy
17 47 (11.11%) Data Centre
18 46 (10.87%) XML
19 45 (10.64%) ISEB
20 44 (10.40%) Linux
21 42 (9.93%) PHP
21 42 (9.93%) Regression Testing
22 41 (9.69%) ISTQB
23 40 (9.46%) Workflow
23 40 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (9.22%) LAN

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.13%) Lync
5 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.95%) FileNet
8 3 (0.71%) CMS
9 2 (0.47%) IIS
9 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.47%) Node.js
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Apache
10 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.24%) Confluence
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 68 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (5.91%) MS Office
4 9 (2.13%) FrameMaker
5 6 (1.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.78%) SaaS
2 5 (1.18%) PaaS
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.22%) LAN
1 39 (9.22%) VoIP
1 39 (9.22%) WAN
2 34 (8.04%) Firewall
3 17 (4.02%) Internet
4 15 (3.55%) DNS
5 8 (1.89%) Wireless
6 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.71%) SAN
7 3 (0.71%) CTI
7 3 (0.71%) Intranet
7 3 (0.71%) Skype
7 3 (0.71%) WebEx
8 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.47%) HTTP
8 2 (0.47%) LTE
8 2 (0.47%) NAS
8 2 (0.47%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.91%) MySQL
3 19 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.02%) Big Data
5 13 (3.07%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.36%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.89%) MS Access
7 8 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.18%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.47%) OLTP
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (14.42%) Selenium
2 33 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 30 (7.09%) WebDriver
3 30 (7.09%) Jenkins
4 28 (6.62%) JIRA
4 28 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (4.96%) JMeter
6 14 (3.31%) InstallShield
6 14 (3.31%) Maven
7 10 (2.36%) JUnit
7 10 (2.36%) HP UFT
8 9 (2.13%) NUnit
8 9 (2.13%) Sahi
8 9 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (2.13%) JProfiler
9 7 (1.65%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.95%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.95%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 108 (25.53%) Finance
2 31 (7.33%) Marketing
3 21 (4.96%) Electronics
3 21 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.73%) Retail
5 9 (2.13%) French Language
5 9 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.18%) Billing
7 5 (1.18%) Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.71%) Automotive
9 2 (0.47%) Law
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
9 2 (0.47%) Military
9 2 (0.47%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (33.33%) Analyst
2 81 (19.15%) Test Analyst
3 59 (13.95%) QA Analyst
4 47 (11.11%) Developer
5 35 (8.27%) Software Engineer
6 32 (7.57%) Tester
7 29 (6.86%) Software Manager
8 25 (5.91%) Project Manager
9 22 (5.20%) QA Test Analyst
9 22 (5.20%) QA Engineer
10 20 (4.73%) Consultant
11 19 (4.49%) Business Analyst
11 19 (4.49%) Author
11 19 (4.49%) Technical Author
11 19 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (4.26%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.02%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (3.78%) Software Tester
14 16 (3.78%) Test Engineer
14 16 (3.78%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.71%) HTML
2 46 (10.87%) XML
3 34 (8.04%) .NET
4 33 (7.80%) CSS
5 31 (7.33%) Web Services
6 28 (6.62%) HTML5
7 19 (4.49%) LAMP
8 14 (3.31%) CSS3
9 13 (3.07%) J2EE
10 10 (2.36%) Application Packaging
10 10 (2.36%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.13%) REST
11 9 (2.13%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.89%) SOAP
13 7 (1.65%) Middleware
13 7 (1.65%) jQuery
14 6 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 40 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (8.75%) Computer Science
4 29 (6.86%) Mathematics
5 25 (5.91%) Video Conferencing
5 25 (5.91%) User Experience
6 15 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.60%) Clustering
9 9 (2.13%) PKI
9 9 (2.13%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.89%) Social Media
10 8 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.95%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.95%) Statistics
13 3 (0.71%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.37%) UNIX
2 57 (13.48%) Windows
3 44 (10.40%) Linux
4 14 (3.31%) Solaris
5 10 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.95%) Android
8 3 (0.71%) AIX
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.62%) Software Engineering
3 77 (18.20%) Test Automation
4 66 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 61 (14.42%) Test Scripting
6 57 (13.48%) Project Management
7 53 (12.53%) Software Testing
8 47 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 42 (9.93%) Regression Testing
10 40 (9.46%) Workflow
11 36 (8.51%) ITIL
12 35 (8.27%) Performance Management
12 35 (8.27%) SDLC
13 34 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (7.80%) Automation Testing
15 31 (7.33%) Mentoring
16 29 (6.86%) OO
17 27 (6.38%) Project Planning
17 27 (6.38%) Time Management
18 26 (6.15%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (22.46%) SQL
2 78 (18.44%) Java
3 66 (15.60%) JavaScript
4 64 (15.13%) C#
5 42 (9.93%) PHP
6 35 (8.27%) C++
7 30 (7.09%) Python
8 28 (6.62%) Ruby
9 22 (5.20%) C
9 22 (5.20%) Perl
10 12 (2.84%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.60%) VBScript
12 9 (2.13%) VB
13 8 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.42%) PHP5
15 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.24%) Delphi
16 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (24.11%) Degree
2 45 (10.64%) ISEB
3 41 (9.69%) ISTQB
4 30 (7.09%) CCIE
4 30 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.55%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.07%) CCNP
8 12 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.95%) HND
11 3 (0.71%) MCP
11 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.47%) MBA
12 2 (0.47%) MCPD
12 2 (0.47%) PMP
12 2 (0.47%) HNC
12 2 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) ISO 9001
1 12 (2.84%) SLA
2 6 (1.42%) TickIT
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) COBIT
4 2 (0.47%) P3O
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.47%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.24%) GAMP
5 1 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 19 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (2.13%) UAG
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (2.36%) SCCM
2 10 (2.36%) SCOM
3 6 (1.42%) Puppet
4 4 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 74 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.22%) HP
3 36 (8.51%) Cisco
4 28 (6.62%) Juniper
5 24 (5.67%) Oracle
6 21 (4.96%) TOWER Software
6 21 (4.96%) VMware
7 17 (4.02%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.84%) Adobe
9 8 (1.89%) SAP
10 7 (1.65%) IBM
11 5 (1.18%) Zend
12 4 (0.95%) Planview
13 3 (0.71%) Verint
14 2 (0.47%) F5
14 2 (0.47%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.47%) Dell
14 2 (0.47%) Nokia
15 1 (0.24%) CODA
15 1 (0.24%) Aquila
Surrey
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Energon Global
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 pa + 29 days + share ops scheme + pension + more!
Posted: 14 days ago