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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 51 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs citing QA 224 225 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.81% 4.31% 3.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.79% 40.83% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 135
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 £32,500 £29,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
563 551 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.08% 10.55% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 465 453 386
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +19 38 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Leatherhead +13 21 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Chertsey +5 18 £50,000 +69.49%
Staines -3 16 £37,500 -21.05%
Reigate -8 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Egham - 14 £55,000 - 1
Walton-on-Thames -13 13 £38,000 +16.92%
Woking +16 12 £35,750 -15.88% 2
Redhill +9 9 £57,500 -
Epsom +10 3 £52,500 -12.50%
Farnham +3 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Camberley - 2 £35,000 -
Weybridge +7 1 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Dorking +6 1 £37,500 -28.57%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 166 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (26.62%) Java
3 116 (25.95%) SQL
4 112 (25.06%) Finance
5 104 (23.27%) Test Automation
6 102 (22.82%) Degree
7 96 (21.48%) Selenium
8 92 (20.58%) Software Engineering
9 90 (20.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 90 (20.13%) Microsoft
10 89 (19.91%) C#
11 87 (19.46%) JavaScript
12 77 (17.23%) Project Management
13 74 (16.55%) XML
14 71 (15.88%) MS Excel
15 69 (15.44%) Test Scripting
16 66 (14.77%) PHP
17 65 (14.54%) HTML
18 59 (13.20%) Workflow
18 59 (13.20%) Test Strategy
19 58 (12.98%) Software Testing
20 56 (12.53%) Visual Studio
20 56 (12.53%) UNIX
21 55 (12.30%) Automated Testing
22 53 (11.86%) Windows
23 52 (11.63%) .NET
24 51 (11.41%) Scrum
25 49 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
26 46 (10.29%) CSS
27 45 (10.07%) Web Services

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.01%) Lync
5 8 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.89%) IIS
8 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.67%) FileNet
8 3 (0.67%) CMS
8 3 (0.67%) Node.js
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 71 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.49%) MS Office
3 25 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.79%) FrameMaker
5 7 (1.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.01%) SaaS
2 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.83%) VoIP
2 30 (6.71%) Firewall
3 29 (6.49%) WAN
3 29 (6.49%) LAN
4 21 (4.70%) DNS
5 16 (3.58%) Wireless
5 16 (3.58%) Internet
6 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.89%) LTE
8 3 (0.67%) VoLTE
8 3 (0.67%) Skype
8 3 (0.67%) WebEx
8 3 (0.67%) CTI
8 3 (0.67%) Intranet
9 2 (0.45%) HTTP
10 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.95%) MySQL
1 40 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.58%) MS Access
3 15 (3.36%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.46%) Big Data
5 9 (2.01%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.34%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.12%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 96 (21.48%) Selenium
2 56 (12.53%) Visual Studio
3 45 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (9.84%) Jenkins
5 43 (9.62%) WebDriver
6 42 (9.40%) JMeter
7 36 (8.05%) JIRA
8 23 (5.15%) WatiN
8 23 (5.15%) FitNesse
9 19 (4.25%) HP UFT
10 15 (3.36%) NUnit
10 15 (3.36%) InstallShield
10 15 (3.36%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (2.01%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.57%) Maven
13 6 (1.34%) JUnit
14 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
14 5 (1.12%) Sahi
14 5 (1.12%) JProfiler
15 4 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 112 (25.06%) Finance
2 33 (7.38%) Marketing
3 22 (4.92%) Retail
4 17 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.58%) Electronics
6 10 (2.24%) Legal
7 9 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.79%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.12%) Billing
10 4 (0.89%) French Language
11 3 (0.67%) Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Military
12 2 (0.45%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Front Office
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 134 (29.98%) Analyst
2 71 (15.88%) Test Analyst
3 69 (15.44%) Developer
4 52 (11.63%) QA Analyst
5 46 (10.29%) Tester
6 38 (8.50%) Software Engineer
7 26 (5.82%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.37%) Business Analyst
9 23 (5.15%) Web Developer
10 22 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 21 (4.70%) Software Tester
11 21 (4.70%) Software Manager
12 19 (4.25%) Software Project Manager
13 18 (4.03%) QA Engineer
14 17 (3.80%) Consultant
15 16 (3.58%) Senior Software Engineer
16 15 (3.36%) QA Test Analyst
17 14 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
18 13 (2.91%) Senior Consultant
18 13 (2.91%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (16.55%) XML
2 65 (14.54%) HTML
3 52 (11.63%) .NET
4 46 (10.29%) CSS
5 45 (10.07%) Web Services
6 35 (7.83%) HTML5
7 34 (7.61%) LAMP
8 21 (4.70%) CSS3
9 18 (4.03%) .NET Framework
10 15 (3.36%) AngularJS
11 13 (2.91%) J2EE
12 11 (2.46%) ASP.NET
13 10 (2.24%) Application Packaging
13 10 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (1.79%) REST
15 7 (1.57%) JSON
15 7 (1.57%) jQuery
16 6 (1.34%) SOAP
17 5 (1.12%) STL
17 5 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.95%) Data Centre
2 36 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.37%) User Experience
5 21 (4.70%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (3.58%) Mathematics
7 14 (3.13%) Clustering
8 13 (2.91%) Social Media
9 10 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.01%) PKI
10 9 (2.01%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.79%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
16 2 (0.45%) Digital Media
16 2 (0.45%) PMI
16 2 (0.45%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.53%) UNIX
2 53 (11.86%) Windows
3 43 (9.62%) Linux
4 18 (4.03%) Solaris
5 10 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.12%) Android
7 5 (1.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (23.27%) Test Automation
3 92 (20.58%) Software Engineering
4 90 (20.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 77 (17.23%) Project Management
6 69 (15.44%) Test Scripting
7 59 (13.20%) Test Strategy
7 59 (13.20%) Workflow
8 58 (12.98%) Software Testing
9 55 (12.30%) Automated Testing
10 51 (11.41%) Scrum
11 49 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (8.72%) Automation Testing
13 37 (8.28%) Regression Testing
13 37 (8.28%) SDLC
14 35 (7.83%) Load Testing
15 33 (7.38%) E-Commerce
16 30 (6.71%) ITIL
17 29 (6.49%) OO
17 29 (6.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.62%) Java
2 116 (25.95%) SQL
3 89 (19.91%) C#
4 87 (19.46%) JavaScript
5 66 (14.77%) PHP
6 43 (9.62%) C++
6 43 (9.62%) Python
7 39 (8.72%) Ruby
8 25 (5.59%) Perl
9 19 (4.25%) C
10 15 (3.36%) VB
11 13 (2.91%) VBScript
12 11 (2.46%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.34%) PHP5
14 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.22%) Delphi
17 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (22.82%) Degree
2 35 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 33 (7.38%) ISEB
4 23 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.15%) CCIE
5 17 (3.80%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.24%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.01%) CCNP
8 8 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.34%) Sun Certification
11 5 (1.12%) SCSA
11 5 (1.12%) RHCE
12 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.67%) MCP
12 3 (0.67%) HND
13 2 (0.45%) HNC
13 2 (0.45%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.46%) SLA
2 9 (2.01%) Solvency II
2 9 (2.01%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.34%) TickIT
4 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.01%) UAG
4 1 (0.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.24%) SCCM
1 10 (2.24%) SCOM
1 10 (2.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.57%) Puppet
4 5 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.12%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.22%) collectd
5 1 (0.22%) StatsD
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) logstash
5 1 (0.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 90 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.61%) HP
3 26 (5.82%) Cisco
4 22 (4.92%) Juniper
5 20 (4.47%) TOWER Software
5 20 (4.47%) VMware
6 19 (4.25%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.68%) Oracle
8 8 (1.79%) IBM
9 7 (1.57%) Adobe
10 5 (1.12%) Zend
11 4 (0.89%) SAP
12 3 (0.67%) Planview
12 3 (0.67%) Verint
13 2 (0.45%) Google
13 2 (0.45%) Dell
14 1 (0.22%) Compuware
14 1 (0.22%) Aquila
14 1 (0.22%) Remedy
14 1 (0.22%) Charles River
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Close Brothers Group plc
Salary: Competitive + Discretionary Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to discuss ASAP
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 pa + 29 days + share ops scheme + pension + more!
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 24 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 24 days ago