Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staines 1.59% 2.91% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.32% 16.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Staines median annual salary £65,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% +22.95% -39.00%
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +2.15%

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 Staines with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staines
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 41 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staines 21.69% 18.18% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 21
Staines median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.28% -22.50%
10th Percentile £29,625 £24,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £63,750 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Staines

QA
Salary Trend in Staines

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

Salary trend for QA in Staines

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staines region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript