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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 58 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 149 216 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.32% 4.96% 4.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.16% 36.86% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 114 186 197
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
401 586 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.62% 13.45% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 339 493 484
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -13 18 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Reigate +18 15 £41,000 -48.75%
Guildford -3 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Redhill +20 11 £37,000 -35.65% 4
Leatherhead +16 9 £45,000 -2.70%
Egham +13 9 £50,000 -16.66%
Walton-on-Thames -3 8 £31,500 -17.10%
Chertsey -7 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Weybridge - 6 £61,500 - 1
Staines +12 1 - - 1
Camberley - 1 £46,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 137 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (40.81%) Finance
3 100 (31.15%) C#
4 78 (24.30%) Microsoft
5 71 (22.12%) SQL
6 70 (21.81%) Selenium
7 65 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 65 (20.25%) Degree
8 61 (19.00%) ISTQB
9 58 (18.07%) Software Testing
9 58 (18.07%) Project Management
10 56 (17.45%) ISEB
11 55 (17.13%) Telecoms
12 51 (15.89%) Test Automation
13 50 (15.58%) Windows
14 49 (15.26%) Linux
14 49 (15.26%) Java
15 48 (14.95%) C++
15 48 (14.95%) Python
15 48 (14.95%) Manual Testing
16 47 (14.64%) Scrum
17 46 (14.33%) MS Excel
17 46 (14.33%) SQL Server
17 46 (14.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 44 (13.71%) SDLC
19 43 (13.40%) Test Strategy
19 43 (13.40%) .NET
20 42 (13.08%) BDD
21 41 (12.77%) Automation Testing
22 38 (11.84%) Regression Testing

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 8 (2.49%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.56%) Confluence
2 5 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) Drupal
4 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (14.33%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.92%) MS Office
3 11 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.80%) SaaS
2 8 (2.49%) Office 365
2 8 (2.49%) Taleo
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.98%) BGP
1 16 (4.98%) MPLS
1 16 (4.98%) SNMP
1 16 (4.98%) VPN
2 14 (4.36%) VoIP
3 5 (1.56%) LAN
4 4 (1.25%) Internet
4 4 (1.25%) PPP
4 4 (1.25%) SAN
4 4 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.25%) WLAN
5 3 (0.93%) Firewall
5 3 (0.93%) FTP
6 2 (0.62%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (0.62%) NetScreen
6 2 (0.62%) Skype
6 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.12%) Big Data
2 10 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.49%) MS Access
3 8 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (2.18%) DataStage
4 7 (2.18%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (2.18%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (2.18%) QualityStage
4 7 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.25%) MySQL
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.93%) OLAP
7 3 (0.93%) OLTP
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 70 (21.81%) Selenium
2 46 (14.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (11.53%) WebDriver
4 30 (9.35%) JIRA
5 28 (8.72%) Visual Studio
6 26 (8.10%) InstallShield
6 26 (8.10%) Subversion
7 25 (7.79%) SpecFlow
8 21 (6.54%) Git (software)
8 21 (6.54%) Jenkins
9 15 (4.67%) NUnit
9 15 (4.67%) SoapUI
10 13 (4.05%) CMake
10 13 (4.05%) Cucumber
10 13 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (3.74%) MSI
12 11 (3.43%) AdminStudio
12 11 (3.43%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (3.43%) TestComplete
12 11 (3.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 131 (40.81%) Finance
2 55 (17.13%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.17%) Automotive
4 22 (6.85%) Back Office
5 21 (6.54%) Aerospace
6 13 (4.05%) Electronics
6 13 (4.05%) Marketing
6 13 (4.05%) Retail
7 7 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.56%) Games
9 4 (1.25%) Banking
9 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) French Language
10 2 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (23.36%) Analyst
2 50 (15.58%) Test Analyst
3 39 (12.15%) Test Engineer
3 39 (12.15%) Tester
4 37 (11.53%) Developer
5 30 (9.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 27 (8.41%) Consultant
6 27 (8.41%) QA Engineer
7 26 (8.10%) QA Analyst
8 24 (7.48%) QA Test Analyst
9 22 (6.85%) Automation Tester
9 22 (6.85%) Business Consultant
10 21 (6.54%) Test Automation Engineer
11 19 (5.92%) Architect
12 18 (5.61%) Project Manager
12 18 (5.61%) QA Test Engineer
13 17 (5.30%) Business Analyst
13 17 (5.30%) C# Developer
13 17 (5.30%) Software Engineer
14 16 (4.98%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.40%) .NET
2 27 (8.41%) HTML
2 27 (8.41%) XML
3 23 (7.17%) CSS
4 14 (4.36%) HTML5
5 13 (4.05%) Middleware
6 12 (3.74%) CSS3
6 12 (3.74%) Web Services
7 11 (3.43%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.80%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.49%) SAP ALE
9 8 (2.49%) SAP BSP
9 8 (2.49%) SAP Smart Forms
9 8 (2.49%) SAP XI
9 8 (2.49%) Web Dynpro
10 6 (1.87%) jQuery
11 5 (1.56%) SOAP
12 4 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.25%) JSON
12 4 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.03%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.48%) Mathematics
4 22 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.61%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.87%) Cybercrime
8 6 (1.87%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.56%) User Experience
9 5 (1.56%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.25%) CMDB
10 4 (1.25%) Fintech
10 4 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.93%) EPoS
11 3 (0.93%) Statistics
12 2 (0.62%) iPad
12 2 (0.62%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.58%) Windows
2 49 (15.26%) Linux
3 27 (8.41%) Solaris
4 21 (6.54%) Unix
5 7 (2.18%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.87%) Android
6 6 (1.87%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 58 (18.07%) Project Management
3 58 (18.07%) Software Testing
4 51 (15.89%) Test Automation
5 48 (14.95%) Manual Testing
6 47 (14.64%) Scrum
7 44 (13.71%) SDLC
8 43 (13.40%) Test Strategy
9 42 (13.08%) BDD
10 41 (12.77%) Automation Testing
11 38 (11.84%) Regression Testing
12 37 (11.53%) ITIL
13 36 (11.21%) Functional Testing
13 36 (11.21%) Software Engineering
14 35 (10.90%) Test Scripting
15 31 (9.66%) Change Control
16 26 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (7.48%) Quality Management
17 24 (7.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.15%) C#
2 71 (22.12%) SQL
3 49 (15.26%) Java
4 48 (14.95%) C++
4 48 (14.95%) Python
5 35 (10.90%) Ruby
6 30 (9.35%) C
6 30 (9.35%) JavaScript
7 28 (8.72%) Perl
8 23 (7.17%) PHP
9 21 (6.54%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.49%) ABAP
10 8 (2.49%) VB
10 8 (2.49%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.18%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.93%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.62%) VC++
15 1 (0.31%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (20.25%) Degree
2 61 (19.00%) ISTQB
3 56 (17.45%) ISEB
4 28 (8.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (5.61%) CCNP
5 18 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (4.98%) CCDP
6 16 (4.98%) CCIE
7 10 (3.12%) PMP
8 8 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.18%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.62%) CCNA
11 2 (0.62%) CCSA
11 2 (0.62%) CCSE
11 2 (0.62%) CCSP
11 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) HNC
12 1 (0.31%) MCP
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (5.30%) SLA
2 16 (4.98%) ISO 14001
2 16 (4.98%) ISO22301
3 14 (4.36%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.49%) Data Quality
5 7 (2.18%) COBIT
6 6 (1.87%) ISO 9000
7 5 (1.56%) GAMP
8 2 (0.62%) SDET
9 1 (0.31%) HL7
9 1 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) KVM
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) yum
Vendors
1 78 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.35%) Oracle
3 26 (8.10%) Cisco
4 18 (5.61%) SAP
5 17 (5.30%) VMware
6 16 (4.98%) Avaya
6 16 (4.98%) Mitel
7 15 (4.67%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.43%) TOWER Software
9 9 (2.80%) F5
9 9 (2.80%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.49%) Adobe
10 8 (2.49%) HP
10 8 (2.49%) NetApp
10 8 (2.49%) Palo Alto
11 7 (2.18%) EMC
11 7 (2.18%) IBM
11 7 (2.18%) Intel Security
11 7 (2.18%) Riverbed
12 6 (1.87%) Atlassian
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £43750.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Fintrax
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package + Free onsite lunch
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% - 15% Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive base + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 7 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Pole Star
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago