The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 59 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing QA 204 184 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 3.97% 3.61% 4.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 41.05% 35.11% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 180 148 199
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
497 524 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 9.66% 10.29% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 422 386 529
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,325 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Reigate -2 42 £50,000 -
Guildford +19 36 £37,500 -8.53% 4
Woking +6 20 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Leatherhead -29 12 £57,500 +31.42% 6
Dorking -4 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £32,500 - 1
Chertsey -16 3 £37,500 - 1
Redhill -26 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Cobham - 3 £31,500 -
Epsom -3 2 £60,000 +3.89%
Weybridge - 2 £30,000 - 1
Staines +12 1 £47,500 -7.31%
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 1 £31,500 +40.00%
Thames Ditton - 1 £29,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 216 (48.11%) Degree
2 196 (43.65%) Finance
3 164 (36.53%) SQL
4 154 (34.30%) C#
5 143 (31.85%) Java
6 135 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
7 127 (28.29%) .NET
8 120 (26.73%) Mathematics
9 115 (25.61%) Microsoft
10 107 (23.83%) Test Automation
11 105 (23.39%) OO
12 100 (22.27%) C++
13 99 (22.05%) Software Engineering
14 92 (20.49%) Selenium
15 85 (18.93%) SQL Server
16 81 (18.04%) Test Strategy
17 79 (17.59%) Computer Science
18 78 (17.37%) Software Testing
19 72 (16.04%) JavaScript
20 69 (15.37%) XML
21 62 (13.81%) CSS
22 52 (11.58%) Web Services
23 50 (11.14%) HTML
24 49 (10.91%) Oracle
25 47 (10.47%) Visual Studio
25 47 (10.47%) Project Management
26 46 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
27 42 (9.35%) MS Excel
27 42 (9.35%) User Stories
28 41 (9.13%) PHP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 25 (5.57%) IIS
2 17 (3.79%) SAS
3 11 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.78%) Node.js
5 7 (1.56%) ColdFusion
5 7 (1.56%) Apache
6 5 (1.11%) CMS
6 5 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.67%) FileNet
7 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.67%) Confluence
8 2 (0.45%) eRoom
9 1 (0.22%) Drupal
9 1 (0.22%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 42 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.56%) MS Office
2 7 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.89%) MS Project
5 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) InDesign
6 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.78%) Magento
2 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.45%) SaaS
3 3 (0.67%) GitHub
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.45%) Internet
2 9 (2.00%) Intranet
3 8 (1.78%) SAN
4 6 (1.34%) HTTP
5 3 (0.67%) Extranet
5 3 (0.67%) VPN
6 2 (0.45%) VLAN
6 2 (0.45%) WAN
6 2 (0.45%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) DVB
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.57%) MySQL
3 16 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.12%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.23%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.78%) Big Data
8 7 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.56%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.45%) HBase
11 2 (0.45%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.45%) Ingres
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 92 (20.49%) Selenium
2 47 (10.47%) Visual Studio
3 37 (8.24%) WebDriver
3 37 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (7.57%) TestComplete
4 34 (7.57%) WinRunner
5 29 (6.46%) QuickTest Pro
6 24 (5.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 24 (5.35%) NUnit
6 24 (5.35%) Jenkins
7 23 (5.12%) Subversion
8 22 (4.90%) JIRA
9 19 (4.23%) Maven
10 17 (3.79%) Ranorex
11 13 (2.90%) JMeter
11 13 (2.90%) JUnit
11 13 (2.90%) Eclipse
12 11 (2.45%) InstallShield
13 10 (2.23%) InstallAnywhere
13 10 (2.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 196 (43.65%) Finance
2 18 (4.01%) Front Office
2 18 (4.01%) Back Office
3 9 (2.00%) Marketing
4 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.89%) Retail
6 3 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Local Government
7 2 (0.45%) Publishing
7 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) French Language
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 187 (41.65%) Analyst
2 132 (29.40%) Developer
3 100 (22.27%) QA Analyst
4 82 (18.26%) Test Analyst
5 79 (17.59%) Tester
6 55 (12.25%) QA Engineer
7 51 (11.36%) Automation Analyst
8 43 (9.58%) QA Tester
9 42 (9.35%) Consultant
10 40 (8.91%) Software Developer
10 40 (8.91%) Senior Developer
11 39 (8.69%) Automation Engineer
12 38 (8.46%) QA Automation Engineer
13 36 (8.02%) Test Engineer
14 35 (7.80%) QA Test Analyst
15 31 (6.90%) Business Analyst
16 30 (6.68%) Automation Test Analyst
17 28 (6.24%) C# Developer
17 28 (6.24%) Software Engineer
18 24 (5.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (28.29%) .NET
2 69 (15.37%) XML
3 62 (13.81%) CSS
4 52 (11.58%) Web Services
5 50 (11.14%) HTML
6 32 (7.13%) Spring
7 27 (6.01%) .NET Framework
8 24 (5.35%) CSS3
8 24 (5.35%) ASP.NET
8 24 (5.35%) Hibernate
9 23 (5.12%) HTML5
10 21 (4.68%) jQuery
11 15 (3.34%) STL
12 14 (3.12%) SOAP
13 13 (2.90%) J2EE
14 12 (2.67%) LAMP
15 10 (2.23%) XSD
16 9 (2.00%) ODBC
16 9 (2.00%) Spring MVC
17 7 (1.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 120 (26.73%) Mathematics
2 79 (17.59%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.45%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.34%) Open Source
6 11 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.34%) Statistics
10 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.67%) Clustering
12 3 (0.67%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.45%) Social Media
13 2 (0.45%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.45%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.45%) EFT
13 2 (0.45%) NHS
13 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.46%) Windows
2 28 (6.24%) Linux
3 16 (3.56%) UNIX
4 3 (0.67%) Solaris
4 3 (0.67%) Android
5 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) AIX
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (23.83%) Test Automation
3 105 (23.39%) OO
4 99 (22.05%) Software Engineering
5 81 (18.04%) Test Strategy
6 78 (17.37%) Software Testing
7 47 (10.47%) Project Management
8 46 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (9.35%) User Stories
10 36 (8.02%) Test Scripting
11 33 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (7.13%) Scrum
13 31 (6.90%) Performance Testing
14 30 (6.68%) Automated Testing
15 29 (6.46%) Workflow
15 29 (6.46%) Analytics
16 28 (6.24%) Waterfall
17 27 (6.01%) Time Management
17 27 (6.01%) Risk Management
18 26 (5.79%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 164 (36.53%) SQL
2 154 (34.30%) C#
3 143 (31.85%) Java
4 100 (22.27%) C++
5 72 (16.04%) JavaScript
6 41 (9.13%) PHP
7 34 (7.57%) Python
8 28 (6.24%) Delphi
9 19 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.34%) Perl
11 14 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.12%) VB
12 12 (2.67%) Ruby
12 12 (2.67%) C
13 6 (1.34%) PHP5
14 5 (1.11%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.45%) R
16 1 (0.22%) VBA
16 1 (0.22%) VC++
16 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 216 (48.11%) Degree
2 41 (9.13%) ISEB
3 32 (7.13%) ISTQB
4 25 (5.57%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.90%) Solvency II
2 9 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) P3O
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.22%) NFS
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (6.68%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.00%) Puppet
3 8 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 115 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.91%) Oracle
3 33 (7.35%) SunGard
4 14 (3.12%) VMware
5 11 (2.45%) SAP
5 11 (2.45%) JBoss
6 10 (2.23%) HP
6 10 (2.23%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.78%) Zend
8 7 (1.56%) IBM
9 6 (1.34%) Google
9 6 (1.34%) Adobe
10 5 (1.11%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.67%) Sony
11 3 (0.67%) Empirix
11 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.67%) Retek
11 3 (0.67%) Planview
11 3 (0.67%) Altova
12 2 (0.45%) Riverbed
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago