The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 60 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 8.58% 6.78% 5.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.93% 67.71% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 40
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,250 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 96 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.02% 10.01% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 52 65
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

QA Salary Trend in Brighton

QA
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Brighton

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for QA.

1 60 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.80%) SQL
3 43 (35.54%) Selenium
4 38 (31.40%) Scrum
5 37 (30.58%) TDD
5 37 (30.58%) .NET
6 29 (23.97%) ISTQB
7 28 (23.14%) C#
8 26 (21.49%) ISEB
8 26 (21.49%) Regression Testing
9 25 (20.66%) Software Testing
9 25 (20.66%) Integration Testing
10 24 (19.83%) Java
10 24 (19.83%) MySQL
11 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
11 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
12 22 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (18.18%) JMeter
12 22 (18.18%) OO
12 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (17.36%) HTML
13 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
13 21 (17.36%) Cucumber
13 21 (17.36%) Jenkins
14 20 (16.53%) XML
15 19 (15.70%) Software Delivery
15 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
15 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
16 18 (14.88%) XSLT
16 18 (14.88%) OOD

QA
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 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.61%) Jetty
3 4 (3.31%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.48%) Confluence
4 3 (2.48%) IIS
5 2 (1.65%) JBoss
5 2 (1.65%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) SMTP
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.83%) MySQL
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.13%) SQLite
5 1 (0.83%) BaseX
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.83%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL CLR
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (35.54%) Selenium
2 23 (19.01%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.18%) JMeter
4 21 (17.36%) Cucumber
4 21 (17.36%) Jenkins
5 15 (12.40%) JIRA
5 15 (12.40%) Visual Studio
6 10 (8.26%) WebDriver
7 8 (6.61%) JUnit
8 4 (3.31%) CircleCI
8 4 (3.31%) Gradle
8 4 (3.31%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (3.31%) Maven
8 4 (3.31%) Protractor
8 4 (3.31%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (3.31%) Subversion
8 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.31%) TestNG
9 3 (2.48%) Hudson
9 3 (2.48%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (4.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.65%) Banking
2 2 (1.65%) Marketing
2 2 (1.65%) Publishing
2 2 (1.65%) Retail
2 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (42.15%) Analyst
2 45 (37.19%) Test Analyst
3 39 (32.23%) QA Analyst
4 35 (28.93%) QA Test Analyst
5 31 (25.62%) Developer
6 29 (23.97%) Tester
7 25 (20.66%) QA Tester
8 22 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
9 21 (17.36%) QA Automation Analyst
9 21 (17.36%) QA Engineer
10 20 (16.53%) Automation Tester
10 20 (16.53%) QA Automation Tester
11 19 (15.70%) .NET Developer
12 16 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (13.22%) C# Developer
13 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (11.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (10.74%) Agile Developer
15 12 (9.92%) C# WCF Developer
15 12 (9.92%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.58%) .NET
2 21 (17.36%) HTML
3 20 (16.53%) XML
4 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
5 18 (14.88%) XSLT
6 15 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (11.57%) WCF
8 13 (10.74%) CSS
9 12 (9.92%) Spring
10 9 (7.44%) Gherkin
11 8 (6.61%) JPA
11 8 (6.61%) Servlets
12 7 (5.79%) Ajax
12 7 (5.79%) Hibernate
13 6 (4.96%) jQuery
13 6 (4.96%) Web Services
14 5 (4.13%) REST
15 4 (3.31%) Entity Framework
15 4 (3.31%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (3.31%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.61%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.31%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Linux
2 9 (7.44%) Unix
3 3 (2.48%) Windows
4 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Android
5 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.40%) Scrum
3 37 (30.58%) TDD
4 26 (21.49%) Regression Testing
5 25 (20.66%) Integration Testing
5 25 (20.66%) Software Testing
6 23 (19.01%) Automated Testing
7 22 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (18.18%) OO
8 19 (15.70%) Software Delivery
8 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
9 18 (14.88%) OOD
10 16 (13.22%) Manual Testing
10 16 (13.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (11.57%) BDD
11 14 (11.57%) Continuous Deployment
11 14 (11.57%) Pair Programming
11 14 (11.57%) Project Management
11 14 (11.57%) SOLID
12 12 (9.92%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.80%) SQL
2 28 (23.14%) C#
3 24 (19.83%) Java
4 16 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.31%) Groovy
5 4 (3.31%) PHP
5 4 (3.31%) Python
5 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.31%) XPath
5 4 (3.31%) XQuery
6 2 (1.65%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) ISTQB
2 26 (21.49%) ISEB
3 7 (5.79%) Degree
4 6 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) ISO 14001
1 12 (9.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Nagios
1 2 (1.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Grafana
2 1 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle
2 3 (2.48%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.48%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.65%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.65%) New Relic
3 2 (1.65%) VMware
4 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.83%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £51k plus excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Kineo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago