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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 62 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing QA 36 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.30% 3.31% 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.55% 40.28% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
66 72 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.05% 8.22% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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 -2 34 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hove - 1 £46,500 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 56 (53.33%) SQL
2 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (30.48%) Git (software)
4 30 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 29 (27.62%) Degree
5 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
5 29 (27.62%) E-Commerce
6 28 (26.67%) Selenium
7 26 (24.76%) OO
8 25 (23.81%) Automated Testing
9 24 (22.86%) XML
9 24 (22.86%) .NET
9 24 (22.86%) JIRA
10 23 (21.90%) WebDriver
10 23 (21.90%) Java
11 22 (20.95%) UNIX
12 21 (20.00%) HTML
12 21 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 20 (19.05%) Manual Testing
13 20 (19.05%) C#
14 19 (18.10%) ISEB
15 18 (17.14%) Linux
15 18 (17.14%) Tomcat
15 18 (17.14%) ISTQB
15 18 (17.14%) Test Scripting
15 18 (17.14%) Jetty
16 17 (16.19%) Ruby
17 16 (15.24%) Tapestry
17 16 (15.24%) Spring
17 16 (15.24%) Subversion

QA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (17.14%) Tomcat
1 18 (17.14%) Jetty
2 16 (15.24%) Apache
3 12 (11.43%) CMS
4 4 (3.81%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.95%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.57%) Big Data
2 9 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.62%) SQL CLR
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.86%) MySQL
7 2 (1.90%) BaseX
7 2 (1.90%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (30.48%) Git (software)
2 30 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 28 (26.67%) Selenium
4 24 (22.86%) JIRA
5 23 (21.90%) WebDriver
6 16 (15.24%) Subversion
7 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.67%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.90%) JUnit
9 2 (1.90%) Xcode
9 2 (1.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.95%) Ant
10 1 (0.95%) Hudson
10 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.95%) jMock
10 1 (0.95%) NUnit
10 1 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.95%) Maven
10 1 (0.95%) WATIR
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Front Office
4 2 (1.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Developer
2 26 (24.76%) Analyst
3 24 (22.86%) Tester
4 21 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 20 (19.05%) QA Engineer
5 20 (19.05%) QA Analyst
6 19 (18.10%) QA Tester
7 14 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 13 (12.38%) Java Developer
9 12 (11.43%) Web Tester
10 11 (10.48%) Test Engineer
10 11 (10.48%) Senior Developer
11 9 (8.57%) SQL Developer
12 7 (6.67%) IT Development Manager
12 7 (6.67%) Development Manager
13 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
14 5 (4.76%) Test Manager
14 5 (4.76%) Head of Testing
15 4 (3.81%) Technical Architect
15 4 (3.81%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.86%) .NET
1 24 (22.86%) XML
2 21 (20.00%) HTML
3 16 (15.24%) Spring
3 16 (15.24%) Tapestry
3 16 (15.24%) Cocoon
4 15 (14.29%) CSS
4 15 (14.29%) Servlets
5 9 (8.57%) Web Services
6 8 (7.62%) LAMP
6 8 (7.62%) Ajax
6 8 (7.62%) XSLT
6 8 (7.62%) Velocity
7 7 (6.67%) Grails
7 7 (6.67%) jQuery
7 7 (6.67%) HTML5
7 7 (6.67%) CSS3
7 7 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.67%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (9.52%) Open Source
4 9 (8.57%) Data Integration
4 9 (8.57%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.76%) E-Learning
5 5 (4.76%) User Experience
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.86%) Social Media
6 3 (2.86%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) UNIX
2 18 (17.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.62%) E-Commerce
3 26 (24.76%) OO
4 25 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 20 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 18 (17.14%) Test Scripting
7 15 (14.29%) Scrum
8 14 (13.33%) Regression Testing
9 13 (12.38%) BDD
10 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.52%) Automation Testing
10 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.52%) ETL
11 9 (8.57%) TDD
11 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.57%) Web Development
11 9 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (8.57%) Data Transformation
12 8 (7.62%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.33%) SQL
2 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
3 23 (21.90%) Java
4 20 (19.05%) C#
5 17 (16.19%) Ruby
6 10 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.62%) XPath
7 8 (7.62%) XQuery
8 7 (6.67%) Groovy
9 6 (5.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) Degree
2 19 (18.10%) ISEB
3 18 (17.14%) ISTQB
4 10 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago