Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 54 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 35 29 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.19% 3.63% 5.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.18% 21.17% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 87
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +34.33%
10th Percentile £20,000 £24,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £66,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 139 137 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 16.65% 17.13% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 100 133 166
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +6.35%
10th Percentile £24,700 £30,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Guildford

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Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for QA in Guildford

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Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Guildford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for QA.

1 20 (57.14%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) Web Services
3 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
4 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (42.86%) ES6
4 15 (42.86%) Banking
4 15 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 15 (42.86%) Fintech
5 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Degree
6 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
7 6 (17.14%) Marketing
8 5 (14.29%) SEO
8 5 (14.29%) Sage
8 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.29%) ERP
8 5 (14.29%) B2B
8 5 (14.29%) SAP
8 5 (14.29%) Sage 1000
8 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (14.29%) Driving Licence

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (8.57%) Apache
1 3 (8.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) JMeter
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (42.86%) Banking
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
1 15 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Developer
3 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Junior
5 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce Support
6 4 (11.43%) QA Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Tester
7 3 (8.57%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior QA Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
1 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
1 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (11.43%) RESTful
4 3 (8.57%) Behat
4 3 (8.57%) phpspec
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) CSS
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) React
6 1 (2.86%) SignalR
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.86%) XHTML
6 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (42.86%) Fintech
2 5 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.29%) B2B
4 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 5 (14.29%) Presales
4 5 (14.29%) SEO
5 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
6 3 (8.57%) ISMS
6 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.57%) OOP
6 3 (8.57%) Security Management
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) ES6
4 4 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.43%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Sage
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Telerik