Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 71 57
Rank change year-on-year +26 -14 +7
Permanent jobs citing QA 318 317 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.56% 4.02% 4.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.74% 29.54% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 272 253 423
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,025 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.16% -4.44% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 744 1073 1284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 13.00% 13.61% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 596 901 1078
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Surrey

QA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for QA in Surrey

QA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Surrey

QA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +15 58 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Reigate +3 34 £63,000 +26.00% 2
Woking +31 30 £55,000 +18.92% 4
Walton-on-Thames +27 27 £36,000 +14.29% 1
Egham +10 25 £32,500 -
Staines +24 23 £48,500 +14.12% 3
Redhill -1 20 £52,500 +118.75%
Dorking +1 6 £43,750 +20.69%
Farnham +14 5 £37,500 +4.53% 1
Weybridge +19 3 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Leatherhead -1 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Camberley 0 2 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Godalming -2 2 £36,750 +22.50%
Epsom +12 1 £55,000 -4.35%
Chertsey +3 1 £47,500 +28.38% 3
Lightwater - 1 £26,000 - 1
QA
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for QA.

1 134 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (38.99%) Finance
3 113 (35.53%) C#
4 98 (30.82%) Degree
4 98 (30.82%) Test Automation
5 83 (26.10%) .NET
6 76 (23.90%) Microsoft
7 75 (23.58%) Java
8 74 (23.27%) Mentoring
9 71 (22.33%) Software Engineering
10 69 (21.70%) TDD
11 67 (21.07%) BDD
12 64 (20.13%) SQL
13 63 (19.81%) Linux
14 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
14 55 (17.30%) ISTQB
15 53 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (16.35%) Scrum
17 50 (15.72%) Team Foundation Server
18 49 (15.41%) Python
18 49 (15.41%) Project Management
19 48 (15.09%) Configuration Management
19 48 (15.09%) ISEB
20 47 (14.78%) Time Management
21 46 (14.47%) Red Hat
22 45 (14.15%) Unix
22 45 (14.15%) Selenium
23 44 (13.84%) DevOps
24 43 (13.52%) JavaScript

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 22 (6.92%) SAS
2 13 (4.09%) Apache
3 11 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.20%) CMS
5 5 (1.57%) nginx
5 5 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.26%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.26%) GemFire
6 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.94%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.94%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (11.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.03%) SaaS
2 10 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.52%) GitHub
4 7 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.20%) PaaS
5 5 (1.57%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.94%) IaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.35%) VoIP
2 6 (1.89%) Firewall
3 4 (1.26%) LDAP
4 3 (0.94%) GPRS
4 3 (0.94%) GSM
4 3 (0.94%) LTE
4 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.94%) UMTS
4 3 (0.94%) VoLTE
4 3 (0.94%) VPN
4 3 (0.94%) Wireless
5 2 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.63%) Network Security
5 2 (0.63%) NGN
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) NAS
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.86%) MySQL
3 21 (6.60%) Big Data
3 21 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.72%) Hadoop
5 15 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.77%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.46%) Data Lake
8 11 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.14%) Blockchain
9 10 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.14%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.57%) HBase
11 5 (1.57%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.26%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (15.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (14.15%) Selenium
3 35 (11.01%) Jenkins
4 33 (10.38%) MSBuild
5 17 (5.35%) InstallShield
5 17 (5.35%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.09%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.77%) JIRA
8 11 (3.46%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.83%) Ant
9 9 (2.83%) Subversion
10 8 (2.52%) TestComplete
11 7 (2.20%) HP UFT
12 6 (1.89%) Gradle
12 6 (1.89%) Maven
12 6 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (1.57%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.57%) Hudson
13 5 (1.57%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.26%) NUnit
General
1 124 (38.99%) Finance
2 31 (9.75%) Telecoms
3 26 (8.18%) Aerospace
3 26 (8.18%) Automotive
4 20 (6.29%) Marketing
5 16 (5.03%) Banking
6 15 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.72%) Retail
7 8 (2.52%) Billing
8 6 (1.89%) Legal
8 6 (1.89%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.57%) Law
10 4 (1.26%) Electronics
11 3 (0.94%) Back Office
11 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (26.42%) Developer
2 59 (18.55%) Analyst
3 46 (14.47%) C# Developer
4 44 (13.84%) .NET Developer
5 40 (12.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (9.75%) Test Engineer
7 30 (9.43%) CRM Developer
7 30 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 25 (7.86%) Architect
9 24 (7.55%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 24 (7.55%) Test Analyst
9 24 (7.55%) VB.NET Developer
10 22 (6.92%) SAP Architect
10 22 (6.92%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 22 (6.92%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
10 22 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (6.92%) Supply Chain Architect
11 21 (6.60%) QA Analyst
12 19 (5.97%) QA Engineer
13 18 (5.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.10%) .NET
2 37 (11.64%) HTML
3 29 (9.12%) .NET Framework
4 27 (8.49%) ASP.NET
5 24 (7.55%) XML
6 23 (7.23%) Web Services
7 21 (6.60%) CSS
8 20 (6.29%) AngularJS
9 17 (5.35%) HTML5
10 12 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (3.77%) CSS3
11 11 (3.46%) Spring
12 8 (2.52%) jQuery
13 7 (2.20%) Middleware
14 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.89%) Hibernate
14 6 (1.89%) J2EE
14 6 (1.89%) JSON
15 5 (1.57%) Kafka
16 4 (1.26%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.60%) Client/Server
2 21 (6.60%) Fintech
3 16 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.77%) User Experience
5 12 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 11 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.83%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (2.20%) Replication
9 6 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.57%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.26%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.94%) Blog
12 3 (0.94%) Derivative
12 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.94%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (19.81%) Linux
2 45 (14.15%) Unix
3 41 (12.89%) Windows
4 26 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (8.18%) Solaris
5 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.94%) Android
6 3 (0.94%) CentOS
6 3 (0.94%) Debian
6 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.82%) Test Automation
3 74 (23.27%) Mentoring
4 71 (22.33%) Software Engineering
5 69 (21.70%) TDD
6 67 (21.07%) BDD
7 53 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (16.35%) Scrum
9 49 (15.41%) Project Management
10 48 (15.09%) Configuration Management
11 47 (14.78%) Time Management
12 44 (13.84%) DevOps
13 40 (12.58%) Regression Testing
14 37 (11.64%) CRM
14 37 (11.64%) Release Management
15 36 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 35 (11.01%) Coaching
16 35 (11.01%) Test Scripting
17 33 (10.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 113 (35.53%) C#
2 75 (23.58%) Java
3 64 (20.13%) SQL
4 49 (15.41%) Python
5 43 (13.52%) JavaScript
6 42 (13.21%) C
7 39 (12.26%) C++
7 39 (12.26%) Perl
8 37 (11.64%) VB.NET
9 35 (11.01%) Ruby
10 20 (6.29%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.72%) VB
12 12 (3.77%) PHP
13 11 (3.46%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.83%) Embedded C
14 9 (2.83%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.83%) ES6
15 8 (2.52%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (30.82%) Degree
2 55 (17.30%) ISTQB
3 48 (15.09%) ISEB
4 22 (6.92%) MBA
5 15 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (3.46%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (3.14%) Master's Degree
7 10 (3.14%) PMP
8 9 (2.83%) APMG
9 3 (0.94%) CCNA
9 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.94%) HNC
9 3 (0.94%) MCP
9 3 (0.94%) RHCE
9 3 (0.94%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.35%) SLA
2 3 (0.94%) ISO 9000
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) COBIT
3 2 (0.63%) TickIT
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (3.14%) Docker
2 6 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.57%) HDFS
3 5 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.94%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 3 (0.94%) NFS
5 3 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.63%) Xen
7 1 (0.31%) ACF2
7 1 (0.31%) etcd
7 1 (0.31%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) Puppet
2 4 (1.26%) Ansible
2 4 (1.26%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.63%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) Consul
5 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.31%) Icinga
5 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.31%) SELinux
Vendors
1 76 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.47%) Red Hat
3 23 (7.23%) SAP
4 7 (2.20%) ForgeRock
4 7 (2.20%) HP
5 6 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.89%) TOWER Software
6 5 (1.57%) Oracle
6 5 (1.57%) VMware
7 4 (1.26%) Cisco
7 4 (1.26%) IBM
8 3 (0.94%) Avaya
8 3 (0.94%) Lotus
8 3 (0.94%) Teradata
9 2 (0.63%) Adobe
9 2 (0.63%) F5
9 2 (0.63%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.63%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36500 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40k to £47k + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lightwater, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
The DP Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Weybridge
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 25 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 per annum + medical,pension,training
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 27 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 days ago