The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 56 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.21% - 0.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% - 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
30 33 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 7.37% 9.35% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 70
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -22.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Crawley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 6 (33.33%) NUnit
4 6 (33.33%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (16.67%) Tableau
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPLS
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
1 1 (5.56%) Softswitch
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.56%) DPNSS
1 1 (5.56%) RTP
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) ISDN
1 1 (5.56%) PBX
1 1 (5.56%) PSTN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 6 (33.33%) NUnit
1 6 (33.33%) Selenium
1 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) Mockito
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) XHTML
4 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Informatics
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) ABAP
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) HQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) HNC
1 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Tableau
2 2 (11.11%) Facebook
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
2 2 (11.11%) Endeca
3 1 (5.56%) Sonus
3 1 (5.56%) BroadSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Acme Packet
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle