The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Sussex region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 92 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.49% 0.66% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Median salary £42,500 £56,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +125.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
QA Tester
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
993 1190 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.02% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1018 954
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 £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

QA Tester
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in East Sussex

QA Tester
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 Tester within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 May 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 +18 4 - - 2
QA Tester
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, QA Tester 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 Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) JMeter
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) RAD
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing

QA Tester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (22.22%) WebPagetest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) RAD
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Rally
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