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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 58 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.30% 0.52% 1.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 5.00% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
30 40 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 7.81% 10.50% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 41
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,700 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £61,000 £57,000
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 6 March 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Crawley

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SOAP
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
4 6 (35.29%) NUnit
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
4 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
4 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
5 5 (29.41%) Line Management
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) Ant
6 4 (23.53%) JUnit
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (23.53%) hybris
6 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) ISDN
1 1 (5.88%) PBX
1 1 (5.88%) PSTN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) DPNSS
1 1 (5.88%) RTP
1 1 (5.88%) VPLS
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
1 1 (5.88%) Softswitch
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
1 6 (35.29%) NUnit
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
1 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
1 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Ant
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) QA Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) Velocity
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
2 5 (29.41%) Line Management
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) HQL
3 3 (17.65%) ABAP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) HNC
2 1 (5.88%) HND
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Endeca
1 4 (23.53%) hybris
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Sonus
3 1 (5.88%) BroadSoft
3 1 (5.88%) Acme Packet
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft