The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 79 80 104
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 6 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.67% 1.58% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.60% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
885 936 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.63% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 809 850 894
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

QA Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +1 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Hove - 3 £31,500 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (54.55%) ISO 9001
2 12 (54.55%) ISO 14001
2 12 (54.55%) CAD
3 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Selenium
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) DMAIC
7 2 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
7 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 12 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) JMeter
3 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) jMock
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) CAD
2 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) DMAIC
5 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (54.55%) ISO 14001
2 12 (54.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
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