The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 61 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 15 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.59% 1.56% 1.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.55% 16.67% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 8
Median salary £35,000 £28,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
West 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 Crawley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
73 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 12.61% 9.35% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 33 31
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £37,500 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

QA
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

QA Salary Trend in Crawley

QA
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Crawley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 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 Crawley region with a requirement for QA.

1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) Selenium
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) User Experience
5 11 (37.93%) Wireframes
6 10 (34.48%) Handlebars
6 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
6 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (34.48%) Twitter
6 10 (34.48%) Ember.js
6 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (34.48%) CMS
6 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
6 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
6 10 (34.48%) Umbraco
6 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
6 10 (34.48%) HTML5
7 9 (31.03%) Web Testing
7 9 (31.03%) Social Network
7 9 (31.03%) C#
7 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
8 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Java
10 2 (6.90%) PHP
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 10 (34.48%) CMS
1 10 (34.48%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Selenium
2 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.90%) JMeter
3 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Tester
2 11 (37.93%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Tester
5 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Web Tester
6 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) DOORS Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
3 10 (34.48%) Ember.js
3 10 (34.48%) Handlebars
3 10 (34.48%) HTML5
3 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 9 (31.03%) Social Network
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Wireframes
3 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
3 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 9 (31.03%) Web Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle