The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 76 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.57% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
940 1091 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.43% 98.91% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 846 920 656
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,637
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +13 13 £35,000 -6.66%
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (68.57%) TDD
4 23 (65.71%) Unit Testing
4 23 (65.71%) HP Quality Center
4 23 (65.71%) Web Services
4 23 (65.71%) HP
4 23 (65.71%) Waterfall
4 23 (65.71%) Functional Testing
4 23 (65.71%) SDLC
5 22 (62.86%) System Integration Testing
5 22 (62.86%) Regression Testing
5 22 (62.86%) RAD
5 22 (62.86%) Java
5 22 (62.86%) Compatibility Testing
5 22 (62.86%) Integration Testing
6 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
7 20 (57.14%) Manual Testing
8 19 (54.29%) Selenium
9 16 (45.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (42.86%) WebDriver
10 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
10 15 (42.86%) ISEB
11 14 (40.00%) User Stories
12 13 (37.14%) Oracle
13 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
14 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
14 9 (25.71%) Degree
15 8 (22.86%) XML
15 8 (22.86%) IIS

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Selenium
2 15 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 8 (22.86%) Selenium IDE
4 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (20.00%) JMeter
4 7 (20.00%) JUnit
4 7 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.57%) HP UFT
5 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) WebPagetest
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) HTML5
4 6 (17.14%) .NET
5 2 (5.71%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (20.00%) Social Media
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Android
1 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) TDD
3 23 (65.71%) Functional Testing
3 23 (65.71%) SDLC
3 23 (65.71%) Unit Testing
3 23 (65.71%) Waterfall
4 22 (62.86%) Compatibility Testing
4 22 (62.86%) Integration Testing
4 22 (62.86%) RAD
4 22 (62.86%) Regression Testing
4 22 (62.86%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
6 20 (57.14%) Manual Testing
7 16 (45.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (40.00%) User Stories
9 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Open Source
10 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.57%) QA Automation
12 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) COBOL
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) ISEB
1 15 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) HP
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Pega
4 3 (8.57%) Rally
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
6 1 (2.86%) CA
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