The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnham with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Farnham
Rank 9 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnham 13.33% 7.14% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 41.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £35,877 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.52% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Farnham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnham 13.33% 17.14% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 7
Median salary £37,500 £42,820 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.42% +90.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Farnham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnham citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Farnham

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Salary Trend in Farnham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Farnham.

Salary trend for QA in Farnham

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Farnham region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Farnham 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Tester
2 5 (55.56%) QA Manual Tester
2 5 (55.56%) QA Tester
2 5 (55.56%) Tester
3 4 (44.44%) Software Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Business Test Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft