The median annual salary for a Senior QA Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 193 215
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.027% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2596 3568 4508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.79% 97.17% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2144 3063 3798
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Engineer in Surrey

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Engineer in Surrey

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Senior QA Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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