The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 58 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 14 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.00% 1.78% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.82% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 8
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
QA Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
694 934 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.28% 98.01% 99.57%
Number of salaries quoted 629 826 814
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Brighton region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (57.14%) ISO 9001
2 12 (57.14%) CAD
2 12 (57.14%) ISO 14001
2 12 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Selenium
3 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Node.js
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (19.05%) React
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) CircleCI
6 4 (19.05%) Protractor
7 3 (14.29%) Confluence
7 3 (14.29%) Ant
7 3 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (14.29%) IIS
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) Java

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 12 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) CircleCI
2 4 (19.05%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (19.05%) Protractor
3 3 (14.29%) Ant
3 3 (14.29%) Gradle
3 3 (14.29%) Hudson
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) JMeter
3 3 (14.29%) jMock
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) Node.js
1 4 (19.05%) React
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Ajax
2 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 3 (14.29%) Java EE
2 3 (14.29%) JMS
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) CAD
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) DMAIC
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Groovy
2 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (57.14%) ISO 14001
2 12 (57.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 3 (14.29%) CA Agile Central