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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Farnham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 19
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnham - 1.41% 2.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 9.09% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnham 8.57% 15.49% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Median salary £50,000 £36,235 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.98% -17.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium

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Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Tester
3 3 (50.00%) QA Manual Tester
3 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Tester
4 2 (33.33%) Applications Tester
4 2 (33.33%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
4 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft