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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 159 213 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.65% 5.03% 4.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.89% 40.19% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 121 192 188
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
431 530 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.61% 12.51% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 343 457 499
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,550 £65,000 £67,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Woking -9 23 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Redhill +24 16 £37,500 -53.12% 1
Reigate +10 16 £41,000 -48.75%
Guildford -6 11 £44,500 -1.11% 5
Egham +11 10 £50,000 +17.64%
Chertsey -7 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Weybridge - 7 £61,500 - 1
Leatherhead -4 5 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +7 2 £31,500 -
Farnham -7 1 £28,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 146 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (39.34%) Finance
3 97 (31.80%) C#
4 79 (25.90%) Selenium
5 68 (22.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 67 (21.97%) ISTQB
7 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
7 62 (20.33%) ISEB
8 60 (19.67%) SQL
9 59 (19.34%) Degree
10 56 (18.36%) Project Management
11 55 (18.03%) Test Automation
12 53 (17.38%) Software Testing
13 52 (17.05%) Python
13 52 (17.05%) Scrum
14 51 (16.72%) Java
15 50 (16.39%) Telecoms
16 49 (16.07%) Linux
17 48 (15.74%) MS Excel
18 47 (15.41%) BDD
18 47 (15.41%) Test Strategy
19 46 (15.08%) Windows
19 46 (15.08%) .NET
20 45 (14.75%) Manual Testing
21 43 (14.10%) SDLC
22 41 (13.44%) C++
22 41 (13.44%) Test Scripting
23 39 (12.79%) WebDriver
24 38 (12.46%) ITIL
24 38 (12.46%) Team Foundation Server

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 (2.62%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.64%) Confluence
2 5 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.66%) CMS
4 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 48 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.59%) MS Office
3 12 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.95%) Taleo
2 8 (2.62%) Office 365
3 7 (2.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.90%) VPN
2 16 (5.25%) BGP
2 16 (5.25%) MPLS
2 16 (5.25%) SNMP
3 11 (3.61%) VoIP
4 5 (1.64%) LAN
5 4 (1.31%) FTP
5 4 (1.31%) PPP
5 4 (1.31%) SAN
5 4 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.31%) WLAN
6 3 (0.98%) LTE
6 3 (0.98%) Wireless
7 2 (0.66%) Internet
7 2 (0.66%) Skype
7 2 (0.66%) WebEx
8 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.33%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.28%) Big Data
4 9 (2.95%) MS Access
5 8 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.97%) DataStage
6 6 (1.97%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (1.97%) QualityStage
7 4 (1.31%) MySQL
7 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 79 (25.90%) Selenium
2 39 (12.79%) WebDriver
3 38 (12.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (9.84%) JIRA
5 29 (9.51%) Visual Studio
6 28 (9.18%) SpecFlow
7 27 (8.85%) Subversion
8 23 (7.54%) Git (software)
8 23 (7.54%) InstallShield
8 23 (7.54%) Jenkins
9 17 (5.57%) Cucumber
10 14 (4.59%) SoapUI
11 13 (4.26%) CMake
12 12 (3.93%) HP UFT
12 12 (3.93%) MSI
12 12 (3.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (3.61%) AdminStudio
13 11 (3.61%) TestComplete
13 11 (3.61%) Wise Package Studio
14 9 (2.95%) NUnit
General
1 120 (39.34%) Finance
2 50 (16.39%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.54%) Automotive
4 21 (6.89%) Aerospace
5 20 (6.56%) Back Office
6 15 (4.92%) Retail
7 13 (4.26%) Marketing
8 10 (3.28%) Electronics
9 5 (1.64%) Games
9 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.31%) Banking
11 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.66%) French Language
11 2 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (25.57%) Analyst
2 51 (16.72%) Test Analyst
3 43 (14.10%) Test Engineer
4 39 (12.79%) Tester
5 34 (11.15%) Automation Test Analyst
6 32 (10.49%) QA Engineer
7 28 (9.18%) Developer
8 26 (8.52%) QA Analyst
9 25 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
10 23 (7.54%) QA Test Analyst
11 21 (6.89%) Automation Tester
11 21 (6.89%) Consultant
11 21 (6.89%) QA Test Engineer
12 19 (6.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 19 (6.23%) Software Engineer
13 18 (5.90%) Architect
13 18 (5.90%) QA Automation Engineer
14 17 (5.57%) Project Manager
15 16 (5.25%) Business Analyst
15 16 (5.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.08%) .NET
2 23 (7.54%) XML
3 17 (5.57%) HTML
4 14 (4.59%) Web Services
5 13 (4.26%) Middleware
6 12 (3.93%) CSS
7 10 (3.28%) .NET Framework
7 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.95%) SAP ALE
8 9 (2.95%) SAP BSP
8 9 (2.95%) SAP Smart Forms
8 9 (2.95%) SAP XI
8 9 (2.95%) Web Dynpro
9 7 (2.30%) CSS3
9 7 (2.30%) HTML5
10 5 (1.64%) SOAP
11 4 (1.31%) JSON
11 4 (1.31%) RESTful
12 3 (0.98%) LAMP
12 3 (0.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.89%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.90%) Client/Server
4 18 (5.90%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.93%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.31%) CMDB
8 4 (1.31%) EPoS
8 4 (1.31%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.98%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.66%) Fintech
10 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.66%) Statistics
11 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.07%) Linux
2 46 (15.08%) Windows
3 23 (7.54%) Solaris
4 18 (5.90%) Unix
5 9 (2.95%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.97%) Android
6 6 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (22.30%) User Acceptance Testing
3 56 (18.36%) Project Management
4 55 (18.03%) Test Automation
5 53 (17.38%) Software Testing
6 52 (17.05%) Scrum
7 47 (15.41%) BDD
7 47 (15.41%) Test Strategy
8 45 (14.75%) Manual Testing
9 43 (14.10%) SDLC
10 41 (13.44%) Test Scripting
11 38 (12.46%) ITIL
12 36 (11.80%) Automation Testing
13 34 (11.15%) Regression Testing
13 34 (11.15%) Software Engineering
14 33 (10.82%) Functional Testing
15 30 (9.84%) Change Control
16 28 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (6.89%) OO
17 21 (6.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (31.80%) C#
2 60 (19.67%) SQL
3 52 (17.05%) Python
4 51 (16.72%) Java
5 41 (13.44%) C++
6 38 (12.46%) Ruby
7 29 (9.51%) C
8 25 (8.20%) Bash Shell
8 25 (8.20%) Perl
9 21 (6.89%) JavaScript
9 21 (6.89%) PHP
10 10 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.95%) ABAP
11 9 (2.95%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.62%) VB
13 3 (0.98%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.98%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.66%) VC++
15 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (21.97%) ISTQB
2 62 (20.33%) ISEB
3 59 (19.34%) Degree
4 34 (11.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.57%) CCNP
7 16 (5.25%) CCDP
7 16 (5.25%) CCIE
8 11 (3.61%) PMP
9 8 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (2.30%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.98%) CCNA
11 3 (0.98%) HNC
11 3 (0.98%) MCP
11 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) CCSA
12 1 (0.33%) CCSE
12 1 (0.33%) CCSP
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.23%) SLA
2 12 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.61%) ISO 14001
3 11 (3.61%) ISO22301
4 9 (2.95%) Data Quality
5 8 (2.62%) ISO 9000
6 7 (2.30%) COBIT
6 7 (2.30%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.66%) SDET
7 2 (0.66%) TickIT
8 1 (0.33%) GAMP
8 1 (0.33%) HL7
8 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.31%) Docker
4 2 (0.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (0.33%) KVM
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.98%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) yum
Vendors
1 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.51%) Oracle
3 27 (8.85%) Cisco
4 20 (6.56%) VMware
5 18 (5.90%) Avaya
5 18 (5.90%) SAP
6 16 (5.25%) Mitel
7 12 (3.93%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.95%) Adobe
8 9 (2.95%) ServiceNow
9 8 (2.62%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.62%) F5
9 8 (2.62%) HP
9 8 (2.62%) NetApp
9 8 (2.62%) Palo Alto
10 7 (2.30%) EMC
10 7 (2.30%) Intel Security
10 7 (2.30%) Riverbed
10 7 (2.30%) TOWER Software
11 6 (1.97%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + possible remote work
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £26,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 9 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey, South East, United Kingdom
Sciformix
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago