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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 45 45 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 +49
Permanent jobs citing QA 48 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.14% 6.16% 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.55% 72.22% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 20
Median salary £39,500 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% +12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £43,700
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
88 72 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.43% 8.53% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 60
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 26 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Brighton

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 53 (55.79%) SQL
2 46 (48.42%) Scrum
3 39 (41.05%) Selenium
4 36 (37.89%) Degree
4 36 (37.89%) ISEB
5 35 (36.84%) ISTQB
6 33 (34.74%) Automated Testing
7 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (28.42%) Regression Testing
9 26 (27.37%) XML
9 26 (27.37%) JMeter
10 24 (25.26%) Software Testing
10 24 (25.26%) MySQL
10 24 (25.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (24.21%) Software Delivery
11 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
11 23 (24.21%) HTML
12 19 (20.00%) Web Services
13 18 (18.95%) CSS
13 18 (18.95%) Java
14 16 (16.84%) jQuery
14 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
15 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
15 15 (15.79%) .NET
16 14 (14.74%) TDD
17 13 (13.68%) Front End Development
18 12 (12.63%) Workflow
18 12 (12.63%) C#
19 11 (11.58%) Ajax
19 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing

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 4 (4.21%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) Confluence
2 3 (3.16%) Moodle
3 2 (2.11%) JBoss
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
1 1 (1.05%) HTTP
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
1 1 (1.05%) SMTP
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) MySQL
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.37%) DB2
5 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (41.05%) Selenium
2 26 (27.37%) JMeter
3 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.47%) JIRA
4 9 (9.47%) Selenium IDE
5 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (8.42%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.37%) JUnit
7 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.32%) Maven
8 4 (4.21%) Ant
9 3 (3.16%) git-flow
9 3 (3.16%) Gradle
9 3 (3.16%) webpack
10 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.11%) Hudson
10 2 (2.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Front Office
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (47.37%) Analyst
2 35 (36.84%) QA Analyst
3 33 (34.74%) Test Analyst
4 30 (31.58%) QA Test Analyst
5 27 (28.42%) Tester
6 26 (27.37%) QA Tester
7 24 (25.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 24 (25.26%) QA Automation Analyst
8 23 (24.21%) Automation Tester
8 23 (24.21%) QA Automation Tester
9 18 (18.95%) Developer
10 10 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
11 9 (9.47%) QA Leader
12 8 (8.42%) Automation Test Lead
12 8 (8.42%) Lead Test Analyst
12 8 (8.42%) Lead Tester
12 8 (8.42%) Test Leader
13 7 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) XML
2 23 (24.21%) HTML
3 19 (20.00%) Web Services
4 18 (18.95%) CSS
5 16 (16.84%) jQuery
6 15 (15.79%) .NET
7 11 (11.58%) Ajax
8 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.42%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.42%) Node.js
9 8 (8.42%) REST
10 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.37%) Entity Framework
10 7 (7.37%) HTML5
10 7 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (7.37%) LINQ
10 7 (7.37%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (7.37%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.42%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Social Media
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.11%) PMI
8 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.05%) iPhone
8 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Android
2 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.05%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) Scrum
2 33 (34.74%) Automated Testing
3 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (28.42%) Regression Testing
5 24 (25.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (25.26%) Software Testing
6 23 (24.21%) Software Delivery
7 14 (14.74%) TDD
8 13 (13.68%) Front End Development
9 12 (12.63%) Workflow
10 11 (11.58%) Manual Testing
10 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.47%) MVC
12 8 (8.42%) CAPA
12 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.42%) Lean Manufacturing
12 8 (8.42%) OO
12 8 (8.42%) QMS
12 8 (8.42%) Quality Management
12 8 (8.42%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.79%) SQL
2 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.95%) Java
4 12 (12.63%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) Python
6 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.32%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.16%) C++
8 3 (3.16%) COBOL
8 3 (3.16%) Groovy
9 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 2 (2.11%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) F#
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) Degree
1 36 (37.89%) ISEB
2 35 (36.84%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 8 (8.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) Rally
3 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.11%) HP
3 2 (2.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
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