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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 60 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.55% 1.94% 1.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.18% 18.60% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £44,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
33 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 8.55% 10.44% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 30
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £74,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Crawley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Endeca
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Linux

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ISDN
1 1 (10.00%) PBX
1 1 (10.00%) PSTN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) VPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Mockito
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Endeca
1 2 (20.00%) hybris
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Sonus