Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 35 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.96% 5.10% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.71% 22.06% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Staines median annual salary £65,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% -11.76% -22.73%
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 34 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staines 20.12% 23.13% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 49 23
Staines median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.28% -7.00%
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £75,000 £92,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +10.59%

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 22 October 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) API Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Gatling
2 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter

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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Gatling
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) API Testing
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) QA Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript