The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 210 214 227
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.100% 0.041% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.043% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.73% -25.78%
Senior QA Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4784 4680 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.47% 95.55% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3742 4528
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the Surrey region.

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Senior QA Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leatherhead -18 3 £50,000 +14.28%
Guildford - 1 - -
Senior QA Engineer
South East

Senior QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JMeter
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (28.57%) TestPartner
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) CMMI

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) TestPartner
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (28.57%) jMock
5 2 (28.57%) QALoad
5 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
5 2 (28.57%) EasyMock
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
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