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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South East / Surrey
Rank 67 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 106 185 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.00% 4.79% 4.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.23% 33.76% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 90 164 163
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £67,500 £54,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%

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
319 548 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.04% 14.19% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 275 480 417
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +13 20 £40,750 -9.44% 6
Egham +38 13 - -
Redhill -6 13 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Woking -3 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Reigate -13 6 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Staines +3 4 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Farnham -19 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Walton-on-Thames +7 1 £50,000 +62.60%
Dorking +5 1 £45,000 +109.30%
Weybridge 0 1 - -
Leatherhead -18 1 £62,500 +17.92%
Cobham - 1 £35,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 126 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.86%) C#
3 66 (25.19%) Degree
4 63 (24.05%) Scrum
5 61 (23.28%) Selenium
6 54 (20.61%) ISTQB
7 53 (20.23%) .NET
8 52 (19.85%) MS Excel
9 50 (19.08%) Finance
10 49 (18.70%) SQL
10 49 (18.70%) Microsoft
11 48 (18.32%) ISEB
11 48 (18.32%) Project Management
12 47 (17.94%) Test Scripting
12 47 (17.94%) BDD
13 44 (16.79%) Test Automation
14 42 (16.03%) Software Testing
15 35 (13.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 34 (12.98%) SDLC
16 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
16 34 (12.98%) Visual Studio
17 32 (12.21%) Test Strategy
17 32 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
18 31 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (11.83%) Regression Testing
19 30 (11.45%) WebDriver
19 30 (11.45%) Mentoring
19 30 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (11.07%) SpecFlow
20 29 (11.07%) Time 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 16 (6.11%) SAS
2 14 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (2.67%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.53%) Confluence
4 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.76%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.20%) MS Office
3 5 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.58%) SaaS
2 7 (2.67%) IaaS
2 7 (2.67%) PaaS
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) Taleo
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.49%) VPN
2 8 (3.05%) BGP
2 8 (3.05%) MPLS
2 8 (3.05%) SNMP
3 4 (1.53%) FTP
4 3 (1.15%) LTE
4 3 (1.15%) Wireless
5 2 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.29%) Big Data
4 6 (2.29%) MySQL
5 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.15%) MS Access
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.76%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Power BI
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (23.28%) Selenium
2 34 (12.98%) Visual Studio
3 31 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (11.45%) WebDriver
5 29 (11.07%) SpecFlow
6 19 (7.25%) JIRA
7 15 (5.73%) Cucumber
7 15 (5.73%) Git (software)
7 15 (5.73%) Subversion
8 12 (4.58%) Jenkins
8 12 (4.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 11 (4.20%) HP UFT
9 11 (4.20%) TestComplete
10 8 (3.05%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (3.05%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.67%) MSTest
12 5 (1.91%) Appium
12 5 (1.91%) Maven
13 3 (1.15%) JMeter
13 3 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 50 (19.08%) Finance
2 16 (6.11%) Back Office
2 16 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.73%) Retail
4 9 (3.44%) Marketing
5 7 (2.67%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.91%) Games
7 4 (1.53%) Electronics
7 4 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.15%) Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Billing
9 2 (0.76%) French Language
9 2 (0.76%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (33.59%) Analyst
2 59 (22.52%) Test Analyst
3 38 (14.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 29 (11.07%) QA Analyst
5 28 (10.69%) Developer
6 26 (9.92%) Test Engineer
7 24 (9.16%) QA Test Analyst
8 23 (8.78%) QA Engineer
9 22 (8.40%) Architect
9 22 (8.40%) Tester
10 18 (6.87%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 18 (6.87%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (6.49%) Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (6.11%) QA Tester
12 16 (6.11%) SAP Architect
12 16 (6.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 16 (6.11%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
12 16 (6.11%) Supply Chain Architect
13 14 (5.34%) Business Analyst
13 14 (5.34%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.23%) .NET
2 16 (6.11%) HTML
3 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET
3 13 (4.96%) Web Services
4 12 (4.58%) CSS
5 10 (3.82%) XML
6 7 (2.67%) CSS3
6 7 (2.67%) HTML5
6 7 (2.67%) jQuery
6 7 (2.67%) Middleware
6 7 (2.67%) SAP ALE
6 7 (2.67%) SAP BSP
6 7 (2.67%) SAP Smart Forms
6 7 (2.67%) SAP XI
6 7 (2.67%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (1.91%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.53%) RESTful
8 4 (1.53%) SOAP
8 4 (1.53%) WCF
9 3 (1.15%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.25%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.44%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.44%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.67%) Statistics
5 7 (2.67%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.53%) EPoS
8 3 (1.15%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.15%) Telematics
8 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.76%) iPad
9 2 (0.76%) iPhone
9 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.76%) Psychology
10 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.31%) Linux
2 26 (9.92%) Windows
3 9 (3.44%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.67%) Windows 8
4 7 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.67%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.29%) Android
6 5 (1.91%) Unix
7 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.38%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) VMS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.05%) Scrum
3 48 (18.32%) Project Management
4 47 (17.94%) BDD
4 47 (17.94%) Test Scripting
5 44 (16.79%) Test Automation
6 42 (16.03%) Software Testing
7 34 (12.98%) SDLC
8 32 (12.21%) Test Strategy
8 32 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (11.83%) Regression Testing
10 30 (11.45%) Mentoring
11 29 (11.07%) Time Management
12 28 (10.69%) TDD
13 27 (10.31%) ITIL
14 23 (8.78%) Manual Testing
15 22 (8.40%) Automation Testing
16 20 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (7.25%) Automated Testing
18 18 (6.87%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (27.86%) C#
2 49 (18.70%) SQL
3 29 (11.07%) Python
4 28 (10.69%) Java
5 26 (9.92%) Ruby
6 17 (6.49%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.34%) C++
7 14 (5.34%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.96%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.82%) PHP
9 10 (3.82%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.82%) VB
10 7 (2.67%) ABAP
11 5 (1.91%) C
11 5 (1.91%) Perl
12 4 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.15%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.15%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (25.19%) Degree
2 54 (20.61%) ISTQB
3 48 (18.32%) ISEB
4 35 (13.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (6.11%) MBA
6 15 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.05%) CCDP
7 8 (3.05%) CCIE
7 8 (3.05%) CCNP
8 7 (2.67%) CCNA
8 7 (2.67%) MCP
8 7 (2.67%) MCSA
8 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.29%) PMP
10 5 (1.91%) HNC
11 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.16%) SLA
2 8 (3.05%) ISO 14001
2 8 (3.05%) ISO 9000
2 8 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.05%) ISO22301
3 7 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) TickIT
6 1 (0.38%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.07%) SAP
3 18 (6.87%) Cisco
4 17 (6.49%) Avaya
5 9 (3.44%) Adobe
5 9 (3.44%) VMware
6 8 (3.05%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.05%) Mitel
7 7 (2.67%) Lotus
8 6 (2.29%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.53%) HP
9 4 (1.53%) Oracle
10 3 (1.15%) Aquila
11 2 (0.76%) Ariba
11 2 (0.76%) Google
11 2 (0.76%) Nokia
11 2 (0.76%) Omniture
11 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.76%) webMethods
12 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
Surrey
Jenrick IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Flexible Working.
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Marks Sattin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + training & extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago