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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 87 74 109
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 7 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.63% 2.48% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 8
Median salary £30,000 £43,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +27.94%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
QA Engineer
South East

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
1098 1042 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.92% 99.24% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 966 889 1164
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram 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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 6 £30,000 -32.58%
Uckfield - 1 £47,500 -
QA Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) Java
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
5 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
6 8 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
6 8 (57.14%) Compatibility Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Web Services
7 7 (50.00%) XML
7 7 (50.00%) JUnit
7 7 (50.00%) IIS
7 7 (50.00%) ISEB
7 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (50.00%) JMeter
7 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (50.00%) Degree
7 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (42.86%) HTML
9 5 (35.71%) Ant
9 5 (35.71%) Hibernate

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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
4 7 (50.00%) JMeter
4 7 (50.00%) JUnit
5 5 (35.71%) Ant
5 5 (35.71%) Gradle
5 5 (35.71%) Hudson
5 5 (35.71%) JIRA
5 5 (35.71%) jMock
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
6 4 (28.57%) CircleCI
6 4 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (28.57%) Protractor
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) Java EE
4 5 (35.71%) JMS
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Node.js
5 4 (28.57%) React
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (57.14%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 3 (21.43%) RAD
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Groovy
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) COBOL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Atlassian
1 5 (35.71%) Rally
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Pega