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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 65 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing QA 176 223 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.16% 4.87% 4.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.98% 39.54% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 136 190 187
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
587 564 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.87% 12.31% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 483 481 516
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £28,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Guildford -9 43 £53,750 +29.51% 4
Reigate -19 27 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Walton-on-Thames -11 15 £31,500 +3.27% 2
Camberley - 15 £60,000 -
Redhill +18 14 £24,000 -63.77% 1
Woking +13 7 £44,500 -3.78%
Epsom +2 4 £55,000 -26.66%
Leatherhead -7 4 £50,000 - 1
Staines +16 1 - - 1
Dorking +4 1 £37,500 -
Weybridge -17 1 £50,000 +58.73%
Farnham - 1 £35,877 -
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (39.83%) Finance
3 122 (33.98%) Microsoft
4 112 (31.20%) C#
5 105 (29.25%) SQL
6 95 (26.46%) Degree
7 79 (22.01%) SQL Server
8 78 (21.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 70 (19.50%) JavaScript
10 64 (17.83%) Computer Science
11 63 (17.55%) Mathematics
12 62 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 61 (16.99%) HTML
14 60 (16.71%) C++
15 58 (16.16%) Scrum
15 58 (16.16%) Software Engineering
16 57 (15.88%) OO
17 56 (15.60%) SDLC
18 54 (15.04%) CSS
19 53 (14.76%) .NET
19 53 (14.76%) Visual Studio
19 53 (14.76%) Unit Testing
20 52 (14.48%) Selenium
21 51 (14.21%) Software Testing
22 49 (13.65%) Project Management
23 47 (13.09%) NUnit
23 47 (13.09%) User Stories
24 46 (12.81%) TOWER Software
25 45 (12.53%) HTML5
26 44 (12.26%) ISTQB

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 5 (1.39%) Alfresco
1 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.11%) Tuxedo
3 3 (0.84%) IIS
3 3 (0.84%) Node.js
3 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.28%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.57%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.84%) MS Project
5 2 (0.56%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.56%) InDesign
5 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.11%) BASE24
2 4 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.28%) Primavera
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) SaaS
2 5 (1.39%) Dropbox
2 5 (1.39%) Google Drive
3 4 (1.11%) Sage Pay
4 3 (0.84%) Office 365
4 3 (0.84%) Taleo
5 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.46%) Internet
2 13 (3.62%) VoIP
3 8 (2.23%) HTTP
4 7 (1.95%) Firewall
5 5 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.39%) SSL
6 4 (1.11%) ATM
6 4 (1.11%) LAN
7 3 (0.84%) SAN
7 3 (0.84%) WAN
8 2 (0.56%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.56%) NetScreen
8 2 (0.56%) SMTP
8 2 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.62%) MySQL
3 12 (3.34%) Big Data
4 7 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.67%) DataStage
5 6 (1.67%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (1.67%) QualityStage
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.84%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.84%) MS Access
8 3 (0.84%) OLAP
8 3 (0.84%) OLTP
8 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 78 (21.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (14.76%) Visual Studio
3 52 (14.48%) Selenium
4 47 (13.09%) NUnit
5 35 (9.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 24 (6.69%) JIRA
7 19 (5.29%) SoapUI
8 18 (5.01%) InstallShield
9 17 (4.74%) WebDriver
10 16 (4.46%) SpecFlow
11 15 (4.18%) Jenkins
12 12 (3.34%) JUnit
12 12 (3.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (3.06%) Git (software)
13 11 (3.06%) JProfiler
14 10 (2.79%) JMeter
14 10 (2.79%) Subversion
15 8 (2.23%) Protractor
16 5 (1.39%) CMake
16 5 (1.39%) Flash Builder
General
1 143 (39.83%) Finance
2 31 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.01%) Back Office
4 14 (3.90%) Electronics
5 10 (2.79%) Retail
6 9 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.51%) Marketing
7 8 (2.23%) Automotive
8 7 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.95%) Banking
8 7 (1.95%) Law
8 7 (1.95%) Local Government
9 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.84%) Games
10 3 (0.84%) Publishing
11 2 (0.56%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.56%) German Language
11 2 (0.56%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (28.41%) Analyst
2 77 (21.45%) Developer
3 68 (18.94%) Test Analyst
4 47 (13.09%) QA Analyst
5 45 (12.53%) C# Developer
6 41 (11.42%) Tester
7 40 (11.14%) QA Test Analyst
8 33 (9.19%) Software Developer
9 32 (8.91%) Test Engineer
10 31 (8.64%) C# Software Developer
11 28 (7.80%) Junior
12 26 (7.24%) Automation Test Analyst
12 26 (7.24%) QA Engineer
13 25 (6.96%) Consultant
13 25 (6.96%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 22 (6.13%) Project Manager
14 22 (6.13%) Software Engineer
15 21 (5.85%) Business Analyst
15 21 (5.85%) Business Consultant
15 21 (5.85%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (16.99%) HTML
2 54 (15.04%) CSS
3 53 (14.76%) .NET
4 45 (12.53%) HTML5
5 37 (10.31%) CSS3
6 34 (9.47%) XML
7 25 (6.96%) Web Services
7 25 (6.96%) WPF
8 10 (2.79%) SOAP
9 8 (2.23%) LAMP
9 8 (2.23%) WCF
10 7 (1.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.95%) Java EE
10 7 (1.95%) jQuery
10 7 (1.95%) JSON
10 7 (1.95%) REST
11 6 (1.67%) Qt
11 6 (1.67%) RESTful
12 5 (1.39%) Apache Flex
12 5 (1.39%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 63 (17.55%) Mathematics
3 29 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 29 (8.08%) Reinsurance
4 19 (5.29%) Statistics
5 15 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.18%) User Experience
6 13 (3.62%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.79%) Cybercrime
8 8 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.95%) Fintech
10 6 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.67%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.39%) Social Media
11 5 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.11%) Contactless
12 4 (1.11%) EMV
13 3 (0.84%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.19%) Windows
2 28 (7.80%) Linux
3 20 (5.57%) Solaris
4 15 (4.18%) Unix
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) VMS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 58 (16.16%) Scrum
3 58 (16.16%) Software Engineering
4 57 (15.88%) OO
5 56 (15.60%) SDLC
6 53 (14.76%) Unit Testing
7 51 (14.21%) Software Testing
8 49 (13.65%) Project Management
9 47 (13.09%) User Stories
10 44 (12.26%) Automation Testing
11 42 (11.70%) Manual Testing
11 42 (11.70%) Software Architecture
12 41 (11.42%) Test Automation
13 35 (9.75%) Financial Modelling
14 33 (9.19%) Test Strategy
15 32 (8.91%) Quality Management
16 31 (8.64%) Risk Management
16 31 (8.64%) Time Management
17 29 (8.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (31.20%) C#
2 105 (29.25%) SQL
3 70 (19.50%) JavaScript
4 60 (16.71%) C++
5 39 (10.86%) Java
6 31 (8.64%) Python
7 23 (6.41%) Ruby
8 22 (6.13%) Perl
9 19 (5.29%) PHP
10 18 (5.01%) C
11 6 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.39%) ActionScript
12 5 (1.39%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.56%) Scala
14 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 95 (26.46%) Degree
2 44 (12.26%) ISTQB
3 43 (11.98%) ISEB
4 18 (5.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.11%) CCNP
6 4 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.84%) CCNA
7 3 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.56%) CCSA
8 2 (0.56%) CCSE
8 2 (0.56%) CCSP
8 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) CCIE
9 1 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.28%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.01%) ISO 14001
2 17 (4.74%) ISO 9001
2 17 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.74%) ISO22301
3 13 (3.62%) GAMP
4 7 (1.95%) COBIT
5 5 (1.39%) SLA
6 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.56%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.56%) SDET
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 14000
8 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Firmware
2 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.81%) TOWER Software
3 19 (5.29%) Oracle
4 14 (3.90%) SAP
5 13 (3.62%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.34%) MKS
7 9 (2.51%) Adobe
8 8 (2.23%) Google
9 7 (1.95%) IBM
10 6 (1.67%) Cisco
11 5 (1.39%) Facebook
11 5 (1.39%) Twitter
12 4 (1.11%) CyberSource
12 4 (1.11%) DataCash
12 4 (1.11%) Elavon
12 4 (1.11%) Ingenico
12 4 (1.11%) TSYS
12 4 (1.11%) VMware
12 4 (1.11%) VocaLink
12 4 (1.11%) WorldPay
West Byfleet, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 8 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 27 days ago