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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 53 60 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs citing QA 199 225 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.63% 4.37% 3.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.12% 40.69% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 171 177 143
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £29,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,150 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
484 553 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.26% 10.74% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 407 453 427
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 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +27 46 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Leatherhead +19 27 £50,000 -
Reigate 0 22 £40,000 -15.78%
Staines +1 8 £50,500 +6.31% 2
Chertsey -6 6 £50,000 +72.41%
Walton-on-Thames -14 6 £30,500 -8.27% 1
Redhill -3 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Weybridge +16 3 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Woking -7 3 £52,500 +17.97% 1
Dorking +7 2 £43,750 -16.66% 1
Egham - 2 £50,000 -
Camberley - 2 £35,000 -
Epsom +5 1 - - 2
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 175 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (29.43%) Java
3 115 (28.68%) SQL
4 111 (27.68%) Finance
5 107 (26.68%) Selenium
5 107 (26.68%) Test Automation
6 104 (25.94%) Degree
7 91 (22.69%) Software Engineering
8 88 (21.95%) Microsoft
9 85 (21.20%) C#
9 85 (21.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 82 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 74 (18.45%) XML
12 68 (16.96%) Project Management
13 66 (16.46%) PHP
14 64 (15.96%) Test Scripting
15 63 (15.71%) MS Excel
16 62 (15.46%) Automated Testing
16 62 (15.46%) Test Strategy
17 61 (15.21%) Software Testing
17 61 (15.21%) HTML
18 58 (14.46%) Workflow
19 57 (14.21%) Visual Studio
20 54 (13.47%) Scrum
21 51 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
22 50 (12.47%) Windows
23 47 (11.72%) JMeter
23 47 (11.72%) WebDriver
24 46 (11.47%) .NET
25 45 (11.22%) Web Services

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.50%) IIS
4 6 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.50%) CMS
5 5 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.00%) Lync
6 4 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.00%) Apache
6 4 (1.00%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.75%) Node.js
7 3 (0.75%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.50%) Drupal
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 63 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.48%) MS Office
3 21 (5.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.49%) MS Project
5 8 (2.00%) FrameMaker
6 4 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Magento
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.24%) SaaS
2 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.99%) VoIP
2 17 (4.24%) Wireless
3 15 (3.74%) Internet
3 15 (3.74%) DNS
3 15 (3.74%) Firewall
4 13 (3.24%) WAN
4 13 (3.24%) LAN
5 10 (2.49%) Intranet
6 7 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.50%) LTE
8 5 (1.25%) VoLTE
9 3 (0.75%) CTI
9 3 (0.75%) HTTP
10 2 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.72%) MySQL
3 16 (3.99%) MS Access
4 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.50%) Big Data
7 5 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 107 (26.68%) Selenium
2 57 (14.21%) Visual Studio
3 47 (11.72%) JMeter
3 47 (11.72%) WebDriver
4 45 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (11.22%) Jenkins
5 35 (8.73%) JIRA
6 25 (6.23%) FitNesse
6 25 (6.23%) WatiN
7 21 (5.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 20 (4.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 20 (4.99%) NUnit
9 15 (3.74%) InstallShield
10 11 (2.74%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.25%) JUnit
11 5 (1.25%) JProfiler
11 5 (1.25%) Sahi
11 5 (1.25%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.75%) Selenium IDE
General
1 111 (27.68%) Finance
2 26 (6.48%) Marketing
3 17 (4.24%) Retail
4 13 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.49%) Legal
6 8 (2.00%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.75%) Electronics
8 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.00%) Advertising
10 3 (0.75%) Publishing
10 3 (0.75%) Automotive
10 3 (0.75%) Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Korean Language
11 2 (0.50%) Military
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (28.68%) Analyst
2 74 (18.45%) Developer
3 61 (15.21%) Test Analyst
4 51 (12.72%) Tester
5 42 (10.47%) QA Analyst
6 34 (8.48%) Software Engineer
7 31 (7.73%) Software Developer
8 22 (5.49%) Software Tester
8 22 (5.49%) Web Developer
9 18 (4.49%) QA Engineer
10 17 (4.24%) QA Tester
11 15 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 15 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (3.49%) Test Engineer
12 14 (3.49%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.49%) Test Manager
13 13 (3.24%) C# Developer
13 13 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.24%) Automation Tester
13 13 (3.24%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (18.45%) XML
2 61 (15.21%) HTML
3 46 (11.47%) .NET
4 45 (11.22%) Web Services
5 44 (10.97%) CSS
6 38 (9.48%) LAMP
7 34 (8.48%) HTML5
8 21 (5.24%) CSS3
9 18 (4.49%) .NET Framework
10 15 (3.74%) AngularJS
11 14 (3.49%) J2EE
12 8 (2.00%) REST
13 7 (1.75%) STL
13 7 (1.75%) JSON
14 6 (1.50%) Middleware
15 5 (1.25%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.25%) jQuery
16 4 (1.00%) Application Packaging
16 4 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.23%) Computer Science
1 33 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.99%) Mathematics
3 18 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.74%) User Experience
6 11 (2.74%) Social Media
7 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.00%) Clustering
9 8 (2.00%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.00%) PKI
11 4 (1.00%) PMI
12 3 (0.75%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.75%) Statistics
13 2 (0.50%) CMDB
13 2 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.47%) Windows
2 43 (10.72%) UNIX
3 41 (10.22%) Linux
4 18 (4.49%) Solaris
5 7 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.75%) Android
6 5 (1.25%) AIX
7 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.25%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (26.68%) Test Automation
3 91 (22.69%) Software Engineering
4 85 (21.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 68 (16.96%) Project Management
6 64 (15.96%) Test Scripting
7 62 (15.46%) Automated Testing
7 62 (15.46%) Test Strategy
8 61 (15.21%) Software Testing
9 58 (14.46%) Workflow
10 54 (13.47%) Scrum
11 51 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (8.73%) Automation Testing
13 33 (8.23%) Load Testing
14 31 (7.73%) OO
14 31 (7.73%) Regression Testing
15 30 (7.48%) ITIL
15 30 (7.48%) E-Commerce
16 27 (6.73%) Risk Management
16 27 (6.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (29.43%) Java
2 115 (28.68%) SQL
3 85 (21.20%) C#
4 82 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 66 (16.46%) PHP
6 44 (10.97%) Python
7 40 (9.98%) C++
7 40 (9.98%) Ruby
8 26 (6.48%) Perl
9 15 (3.74%) VB
10 11 (2.74%) C
11 9 (2.24%) VBScript
12 5 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.00%) PHP5
13 4 (1.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.75%) CFML
14 3 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.75%) VBA
15 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (25.94%) Degree
2 36 (8.98%) ISTQB
3 33 (8.23%) ISEB
4 15 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.00%) CCIE
8 7 (1.75%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.50%) Sun Certification
10 5 (1.25%) RHCE
10 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.25%) MCP
10 5 (1.25%) SCSA
11 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.75%) CCNP
12 3 (0.75%) HNC
13 2 (0.50%) MCPD
13 2 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.24%) Data Quality
1 9 (2.24%) Solvency II
2 7 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.25%) SLA
4 4 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.50%) COBIT
6 2 (0.50%) HL7
6 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.25%) P3O
7 1 (0.25%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.00%) UAG
2 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.50%) Varnish
4 1 (0.25%) Docker
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.50%) Puppet
3 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.25%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.00%) SCCM
4 4 (1.00%) SCOM
4 4 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.50%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.50%) cPanel
6 1 (0.25%) Graphite
6 1 (0.25%) collectd
6 1 (0.25%) StatsD
6 1 (0.25%) Ansible
6 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 88 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.23%) HP
3 24 (5.99%) TOWER Software
4 20 (4.99%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.24%) Oracle
6 12 (2.99%) VMware
7 10 (2.49%) Cisco
8 9 (2.24%) Juniper
9 6 (1.50%) IBM
10 5 (1.25%) SAP
11 4 (1.00%) Zend
12 3 (0.75%) Verint
12 3 (0.75%) Planview
13 2 (0.50%) Google
13 2 (0.50%) Tieto
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe
13 2 (0.50%) Compuware
13 2 (0.50%) Dell
13 2 (0.50%) Remedy
14 1 (0.25%) Nintex
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £62000 - £69000 Per Annum 10% bonus, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 18 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago