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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 80 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 115 211 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.68% 5.10% 4.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.49% 41.29% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 97 185 181
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
390 511 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.48% 12.34% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 321 447 508
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -8 17 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Redhill +5 16 £41,250 -28.26%
Guildford +2 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Egham +23 10 - -
Reigate -20 4 £45,750 -8.50% 1
Weybridge +3 3 £60,000 - 1
Staines -1 3 £30,500 -48.08%
Chertsey +1 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Farnham -11 2 £31,500 -12.19%
Leatherhead -22 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Walton-on-Thames +11 1 £50,000 +58.73%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 132 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (27.20%) Selenium
3 70 (26.82%) C#
4 62 (23.75%) Scrum
5 59 (22.61%) Finance
6 55 (21.07%) Degree
7 54 (20.69%) ISTQB
8 52 (19.92%) ISEB
9 51 (19.54%) Project Management
10 49 (18.77%) Test Automation
11 48 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (18.01%) Test Scripting
12 47 (18.01%) BDD
13 46 (17.62%) SQL
14 44 (16.86%) .NET
14 44 (16.86%) Software Testing
15 42 (16.09%) MS Excel
16 39 (14.94%) Test Strategy
17 37 (14.18%) Python
18 36 (13.79%) Linux
18 36 (13.79%) Microsoft
19 34 (13.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 34 (13.03%) SDLC
19 34 (13.03%) Java
20 33 (12.64%) SpecFlow
21 32 (12.26%) WebDriver
21 32 (12.26%) ITIL
21 32 (12.26%) Ruby
22 31 (11.88%) Regression Testing
22 31 (11.88%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (3.45%) SAS
1 9 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (1.92%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.15%) Confluence
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.77%) Apache
4 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.07%) MS Office
3 7 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.77%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.60%) SaaS
2 5 (1.92%) IaaS
2 5 (1.92%) PaaS
2 5 (1.92%) Taleo
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.05%) VPN
2 16 (6.13%) BGP
2 16 (6.13%) MPLS
2 16 (6.13%) SNMP
3 4 (1.53%) FTP
3 4 (1.53%) VoIP
4 3 (1.15%) LTE
4 3 (1.15%) Wireless
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.07%) MySQL
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.92%) MS Access
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.53%) Big Data
5 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 71 (27.20%) Selenium
2 33 (12.64%) SpecFlow
3 32 (12.26%) WebDriver
4 30 (11.49%) Visual Studio
5 25 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (8.05%) JIRA
7 17 (6.51%) Cucumber
8 16 (6.13%) Git (software)
8 16 (6.13%) Subversion
9 14 (5.36%) HP UFT
9 14 (5.36%) Jenkins
10 12 (4.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (4.21%) TestComplete
12 8 (3.07%) Selenium IDE
12 8 (3.07%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.68%) MSTest
14 6 (2.30%) JMeter
15 5 (1.92%) InstallShield
15 5 (1.92%) JUnit
15 5 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 59 (22.61%) Finance
2 29 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.13%) Back Office
4 13 (4.98%) Retail
5 9 (3.45%) Marketing
6 6 (2.30%) Automotive
7 5 (1.92%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.92%) Electronics
7 5 (1.92%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.53%) Games
9 3 (1.15%) Billing
10 2 (0.77%) Banking
10 2 (0.77%) French Language
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (31.03%) Analyst
2 50 (19.16%) Test Analyst
3 36 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
3 36 (13.79%) Test Engineer
4 26 (9.96%) QA Engineer
5 24 (9.20%) Tester
6 23 (8.81%) Developer
6 23 (8.81%) QA Analyst
7 22 (8.43%) Test Automation Engineer
8 21 (8.05%) Architect
9 20 (7.66%) QA Test Analyst
10 17 (6.51%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 15 (5.75%) Business Analyst
11 15 (5.75%) QA Automation Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) QA Tester
13 13 (4.98%) QA Automation Analyst
13 13 (4.98%) QA Test Engineer
13 13 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (4.21%) Consultant
14 11 (4.21%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.86%) .NET
2 15 (5.75%) HTML
2 15 (5.75%) Web Services
3 13 (4.98%) XML
4 12 (4.60%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.21%) CSS
6 9 (3.45%) Middleware
6 9 (3.45%) SAP ALE
6 9 (3.45%) SAP BSP
6 9 (3.45%) SAP Smart Forms
6 9 (3.45%) SAP XI
6 9 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.92%) jQuery
9 4 (1.53%) CSS3
9 4 (1.53%) HTML5
9 4 (1.53%) JSON
9 4 (1.53%) RESTful
9 4 (1.53%) SOAP
9 4 (1.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.58%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.51%) Client/Server
4 12 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.21%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.92%) Statistics
7 5 (1.92%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.53%) EPoS
9 3 (1.15%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.77%) Psychology
10 2 (0.77%) Telematics
10 2 (0.77%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.38%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.79%) Linux
2 28 (10.73%) Windows
3 10 (3.83%) Unix
4 6 (2.30%) Android
4 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.92%) Solaris
5 5 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.92%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) VMS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.75%) Scrum
3 51 (19.54%) Project Management
4 49 (18.77%) Test Automation
5 48 (18.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 47 (18.01%) BDD
6 47 (18.01%) Test Scripting
7 44 (16.86%) Software Testing
8 39 (14.94%) Test Strategy
9 34 (13.03%) SDLC
10 32 (12.26%) ITIL
11 31 (11.88%) Regression Testing
12 28 (10.73%) Manual Testing
13 25 (9.58%) Automation Testing
14 23 (8.81%) Time Management
15 22 (8.43%) TDD
16 20 (7.66%) Functional Testing
16 20 (7.66%) Mentoring
17 18 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (6.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.82%) C#
2 46 (17.62%) SQL
3 37 (14.18%) Python
4 34 (13.03%) Java
5 32 (12.26%) Ruby
6 18 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 18 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 17 (6.51%) C++
7 17 (6.51%) PHP
8 11 (4.21%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.83%) Perl
9 10 (3.83%) VB
10 9 (3.45%) ABAP
11 8 (3.07%) C
12 7 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.15%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.15%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (21.07%) Degree
2 54 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 52 (19.92%) ISEB
4 34 (13.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (6.13%) CCDP
6 16 (6.13%) CCIE
6 16 (6.13%) CCNP
7 9 (3.45%) MBA
7 9 (3.45%) PMP
8 5 (1.92%) CCNA
8 5 (1.92%) HNC
8 5 (1.92%) MCP
8 5 (1.92%) MCSA
8 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.34%) SLA
2 7 (2.68%) ISO 14001
2 7 (2.68%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.68%) ISO22301
3 5 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.77%) TickIT
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.92%) BlackBerry Internet Service
3 2 (0.77%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) KVM
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.43%) Cisco
2 22 (8.43%) SAP
3 21 (8.05%) Avaya
4 16 (6.13%) Mitel
5 13 (4.98%) VMware
6 11 (4.21%) Adobe
7 8 (3.07%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.68%) Oracle
9 6 (2.30%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.92%) HP
10 5 (1.92%) Lotus
10 5 (1.92%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.53%) webMethods
12 2 (0.77%) Aquila
12 2 (0.77%) Ariba
12 2 (0.77%) Google
12 2 (0.77%) Omniture
13 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
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