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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 48 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 225 207 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.96% 4.07% 3.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.90% 42.68% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 196 186 154
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 £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,200
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
537 485 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.83% 9.54% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 441 416 381
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 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 31 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 +9 40 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Chertsey +15 24 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Woking +20 21 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Staines -7 16 £37,500 -21.05%
Walton-on-Thames -12 16 £38,000 +16.92%
Egham - 16 £60,000 -
Redhill +6 9 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Leatherhead -6 8 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Reigate -12 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Epsom +13 6 £52,500 -12.50%
Farnham - 3 £37,500 -
Camberley - 2 £35,000 -
Weybridge +7 1 £60,000 +100.00% 4
Dorking +1 1 £32,500 -38.09%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 139 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (24.89%) Finance
3 110 (24.44%) SQL
4 104 (23.11%) Java
5 101 (22.44%) Degree
6 91 (20.22%) Test Automation
7 85 (18.89%) Microsoft
8 83 (18.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 83 (18.44%) Software Engineering
9 82 (18.22%) C#
10 80 (17.78%) Selenium
11 77 (17.11%) JavaScript
11 77 (17.11%) MS Excel
12 71 (15.78%) HTML
13 70 (15.56%) Project Management
14 67 (14.89%) XML
15 65 (14.44%) UNIX
16 64 (14.22%) Test Scripting
17 57 (12.67%) PHP
18 56 (12.44%) Windows
18 56 (12.44%) Software Testing
19 55 (12.22%) Test Strategy
20 52 (11.56%) Workflow
21 49 (10.89%) Visual Studio
22 46 (10.22%) .NET
22 46 (10.22%) Linux
22 46 (10.22%) Data Centre
23 42 (9.33%) C++
24 41 (9.11%) CSS
24 41 (9.11%) Regression Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.00%) Lync
5 6 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.89%) FileNet
7 3 (0.67%) CMS
7 3 (0.67%) Node.js
8 2 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 77 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (6.67%) MS Office
4 8 (1.78%) FrameMaker
5 7 (1.56%) 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 13 (2.89%) SaaS
2 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.89%) PaaS
4 3 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.89%) VoIP
2 37 (8.22%) WAN
2 37 (8.22%) LAN
3 35 (7.78%) Firewall
4 19 (4.22%) DNS
5 16 (3.56%) Internet
6 13 (2.89%) Wireless
7 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.67%) LTE
8 3 (0.67%) CTI
8 3 (0.67%) Intranet
8 3 (0.67%) Skype
8 3 (0.67%) WebEx
9 2 (0.44%) VoLTE
9 2 (0.44%) SAN
9 2 (0.44%) HTTP
10 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.22%) NAS
10 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.89%) MySQL
3 19 (4.22%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.00%) Big Data
5 14 (3.11%) MS Access
6 10 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.78%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.11%) RavenDB
10 4 (0.89%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 80 (17.78%) Selenium
2 49 (10.89%) Visual Studio
3 39 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (8.22%) Jenkins
5 36 (8.00%) WebDriver
6 33 (7.33%) JIRA
7 31 (6.89%) JMeter
8 16 (3.56%) FitNesse
8 16 (3.56%) WatiN
9 15 (3.33%) InstallShield
9 15 (3.33%) HP UFT
10 13 (2.89%) Maven
10 13 (2.89%) NUnit
10 13 (2.89%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (1.78%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.33%) Git (software)
12 6 (1.33%) JUnit
13 5 (1.11%) JProfiler
13 5 (1.11%) Sahi
14 4 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 112 (24.89%) Finance
2 34 (7.56%) Marketing
3 22 (4.89%) Retail
4 21 (4.67%) Electronics
5 20 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.00%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.78%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.78%) French Language
8 7 (1.56%) Legal
9 5 (1.11%) Billing
10 3 (0.67%) Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.44%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Military
11 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.44%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 136 (30.22%) Analyst
2 74 (16.44%) Test Analyst
3 61 (13.56%) Developer
4 52 (11.56%) QA Analyst
5 39 (8.67%) Tester
6 34 (7.56%) Software Engineer
7 23 (5.11%) Business Analyst
7 23 (5.11%) Software Developer
8 22 (4.89%) Project Manager
9 21 (4.67%) Software Manager
10 20 (4.44%) Consultant
10 20 (4.44%) Software Tester
11 19 (4.22%) Web Developer
11 19 (4.22%) QA Engineer
12 17 (3.78%) Software Project Manager
12 17 (3.78%) Senior Consultant
12 17 (3.78%) Author
12 17 (3.78%) Technical Author
13 16 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (3.56%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.78%) HTML
2 67 (14.89%) XML
3 46 (10.22%) .NET
4 41 (9.11%) CSS
5 38 (8.44%) Web Services
5 38 (8.44%) HTML5
6 26 (5.78%) LAMP
7 19 (4.22%) CSS3
8 15 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.89%) J2EE
10 10 (2.22%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.22%) Application Packaging
11 9 (2.00%) REST
12 8 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (1.56%) jQuery
13 7 (1.56%) SOAP
14 6 (1.33%) Middleware
14 6 (1.33%) JSON
15 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 24 (5.33%) User Experience
5 21 (4.67%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.67%) Social Media
6 12 (2.67%) Clustering
7 11 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.00%) PKI
8 9 (2.00%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.78%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.89%) Statistics
13 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.44%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (14.44%) UNIX
2 56 (12.44%) Windows
3 46 (10.22%) Linux
4 17 (3.78%) Solaris
5 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.89%) Android
7 4 (0.89%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.22%) Test Automation
3 83 (18.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 83 (18.44%) Software Engineering
4 70 (15.56%) Project Management
5 64 (14.22%) Test Scripting
6 56 (12.44%) Software Testing
7 55 (12.22%) Test Strategy
8 52 (11.56%) Workflow
9 41 (9.11%) Regression Testing
9 41 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (8.44%) ITIL
10 38 (8.44%) Automated Testing
10 38 (8.44%) Scrum
11 37 (8.22%) SDLC
12 34 (7.56%) Automation Testing
12 34 (7.56%) Performance Management
13 32 (7.11%) Load Testing
14 28 (6.22%) OO
14 28 (6.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 110 (24.44%) SQL
2 104 (23.11%) Java
3 82 (18.22%) C#
4 77 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 57 (12.67%) PHP
6 42 (9.33%) C++
7 37 (8.22%) Python
8 34 (7.56%) Ruby
9 25 (5.56%) Perl
10 23 (5.11%) C
11 13 (2.89%) VB
12 12 (2.67%) VBScript
12 12 (2.67%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.33%) PHP5
14 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.22%) Delphi
16 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (22.44%) Degree
2 36 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 36 (8.00%) ISEB
3 29 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (6.44%) CCIE
4 22 (4.89%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.56%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.67%) CCNP
7 7 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.89%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.67%) MCP
10 3 (0.67%) HND
10 3 (0.67%) RHCE
10 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.67%) SCSA
11 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.67%) SLA
2 8 (1.78%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.56%) Solvency II
3 7 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.33%) TickIT
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) COBIT
5 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) HL7
5 2 (0.44%) P3O
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 18 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.00%) UAG
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (2.22%) SCCM
2 10 (2.22%) SCOM
3 7 (1.56%) Puppet
4 5 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 85 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.00%) HP
3 34 (7.56%) Cisco
4 27 (6.00%) Juniper
5 20 (4.44%) VMware
6 19 (4.22%) Red Hat
6 19 (4.22%) Oracle
7 18 (4.00%) TOWER Software
8 11 (2.44%) Adobe
9 8 (1.78%) IBM
10 7 (1.56%) SAP
11 5 (1.11%) Zend
12 4 (0.89%) Planview
13 3 (0.67%) Verint
14 2 (0.44%) Dell
15 1 (0.22%) Compuware
15 1 (0.22%) Aquila
15 1 (0.22%) Google
15 1 (0.22%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.22%) Remedy
Weybridge, Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum Plus Bonus Plus Car Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holidays, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 29 days, great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson - RFS
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 per annum + 5% bonus, full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + extensive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £0000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago