The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 44 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +56
Permanent jobs citing QA 60 69 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.28% 6.58% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 49.59% 65.71% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 20
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £54,500 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
South East

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 East Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
121 105 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.65% 10.02% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 65
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

QA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Salary Trend in East Sussex

QA
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in East Sussex

QA
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 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 July 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 0 48 £39,500 -6.50% 8
Uckfield - 1 £47,500 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for QA.

1 55 (46.22%) SQL
1 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.54%) Selenium
3 52 (43.70%) Degree
4 49 (41.18%) ISEB
5 48 (40.34%) Scrum
5 48 (40.34%) ISTQB
6 43 (36.13%) Regression Testing
7 41 (34.45%) Automated Testing
8 39 (32.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (31.09%) JMeter
9 37 (31.09%) Web Services
10 36 (30.25%) Java
11 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
12 30 (25.21%) TDD
13 29 (24.37%) XML
14 27 (22.69%) Unit Testing
15 25 (21.01%) Software Testing
15 25 (21.01%) Finance
16 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
16 24 (20.17%) MySQL
17 23 (19.33%) HTML
17 23 (19.33%) JIRA
17 23 (19.33%) Software Delivery
18 22 (18.49%) System Integration Testing
18 22 (18.49%) Ajax
19 21 (17.65%) WebDriver
19 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (17.65%) REST
19 21 (17.65%) Jenkins

QA
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 17 (14.29%) IIS
2 14 (11.76%) Confluence
3 3 (2.52%) Moodle
4 2 (1.68%) CICS
4 2 (1.68%) JBoss
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) SaaS
2 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) DNS
1 1 (0.84%) HTTP
1 1 (0.84%) Internet
1 1 (0.84%) SMTP
1 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) MySQL
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.88%) DB2
5 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (44.54%) Selenium
2 37 (31.09%) JMeter
3 23 (19.33%) JIRA
4 21 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 21 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 20 (16.81%) JUnit
6 19 (15.97%) Cucumber
6 19 (15.97%) Maven
7 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
7 16 (13.45%) Gradle
8 15 (12.61%) Ant
8 15 (12.61%) SoapUI
9 13 (10.92%) Hudson
9 13 (10.92%) jMock
10 9 (7.56%) Selenium IDE
11 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (2.52%) git-flow
12 3 (2.52%) Hamcrest
12 3 (2.52%) Mockito
12 3 (2.52%) webpack
General
1 25 (21.01%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.52%) Front Office
4 2 (1.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.68%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (45.38%) Analyst
2 42 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 36 (30.25%) QA Analyst
4 33 (27.73%) Automation Test Analyst
5 31 (26.05%) QA Test Analyst
6 28 (23.53%) Tester
7 27 (22.69%) QA Tester
8 25 (21.01%) QA Automation Analyst
9 23 (19.33%) Automation Tester
9 23 (19.33%) QA Automation Tester
10 21 (17.65%) Developer
11 18 (15.13%) QA Engineer
12 16 (13.45%) Quality Engineer
13 9 (7.56%) QA Leader
14 8 (6.72%) Automation Test Lead
14 8 (6.72%) Lead Test Analyst
14 8 (6.72%) Lead Tester
14 8 (6.72%) Test Leader
15 7 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.09%) Web Services
2 29 (24.37%) XML
3 23 (19.33%) HTML
4 22 (18.49%) Ajax
5 21 (17.65%) REST
6 18 (15.13%) CSS
6 18 (15.13%) jQuery
6 18 (15.13%) Spring
7 15 (12.61%) .NET
7 15 (12.61%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (10.92%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.92%) Java EE
8 13 (10.92%) JMS
9 10 (8.40%) SOAP
10 9 (7.56%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
11 8 (6.72%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.72%) JSP
11 8 (6.72%) Node.js
12 7 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (9.24%) Mainframe
4 8 (6.72%) User Experience
5 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.36%) Social Media
8 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.68%) PMI
9 2 (1.68%) VSAM
10 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.84%) iPhone
10 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.84%) Replication
10 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.56%) Linux
2 5 (4.20%) Android
2 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (40.34%) Scrum
3 43 (36.13%) Regression Testing
4 41 (34.45%) Automated Testing
5 39 (32.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 30 (25.21%) TDD
7 27 (22.69%) Unit Testing
8 25 (21.01%) Software Testing
9 23 (19.33%) Software Delivery
10 22 (18.49%) System Integration Testing
11 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (16.81%) Compatibility Testing
12 20 (16.81%) Functional Testing
12 20 (16.81%) Integration Testing
13 18 (15.13%) User Stories
14 17 (14.29%) Manual Testing
15 16 (13.45%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (13.45%) Performance Testing
16 15 (12.61%) BDD
16 15 (12.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.22%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) Java
3 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.45%) Groovy
5 13 (10.92%) C#
6 9 (7.56%) Python
7 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.04%) PHP
9 5 (4.20%) COBOL
10 4 (3.36%) C++
11 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.68%) JCL
12 2 (1.68%) VB
13 1 (0.84%) C
13 1 (0.84%) F#
13 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (43.70%) Degree
2 49 (41.18%) ISEB
3 48 (40.34%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.56%) SLA
2 8 (6.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.68%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Rally
2 13 (10.92%) Atlassian
3 11 (9.24%) Oracle
4 9 (7.56%) HP
5 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.36%) Pega
7 2 (1.68%) CA
7 2 (1.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) Informatica
8 1 (0.84%) VMware
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