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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.79% 1.61% 1.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.82% 16.00% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.57%
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
44 50 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 11.64% 10.08% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 46
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £60,750 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Crawley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) hybris
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Endeca
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) NUnit

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (10.00%) VPLS
1 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Mockito
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Velocity
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) HQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) hybris
1 3 (30.00%) Endeca
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sonus
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle