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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 39 35 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +55
Permanent jobs citing QA 60 79 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.55% 7.28% 1.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.42% 61.72% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 23
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,100 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
119 128 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.00% 11.80% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 88 114 90
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 48 £41,250 +0.60% 6
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 61 (52.59%) Degree
2 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (44.83%) SQL
4 46 (39.66%) Scrum
5 45 (38.79%) Web Services
5 45 (38.79%) Selenium
6 42 (36.21%) ISTQB
6 42 (36.21%) ISEB
7 40 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (33.62%) Computer Science
9 38 (32.76%) Automated Testing
10 35 (30.17%) Java
11 33 (28.45%) Regression Testing
12 32 (27.59%) XML
13 30 (25.86%) JMeter
14 28 (24.14%) HTML
15 27 (23.28%) Finance
16 24 (20.69%) TDD
17 22 (18.97%) Unit Testing
18 21 (18.10%) Software Testing
18 21 (18.10%) REST
19 20 (17.24%) MySQL
19 20 (17.24%) SDLC
20 19 (16.38%) System Integration Testing
20 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
20 19 (16.38%) JIRA
21 18 (15.52%) WebDriver
21 18 (15.52%) CSS
21 18 (15.52%) Software Delivery
22 17 (14.66%) Functional Testing

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 14 (12.07%) IIS
2 10 (8.62%) Confluence
3 3 (2.59%) JBoss
3 3 (2.59%) Moodle
3 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.72%) CICS
5 1 (0.86%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.86%) GitHub
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) DNS
1 1 (0.86%) HTTP
1 1 (0.86%) SMTP
1 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.24%) MySQL
2 13 (11.21%) DB2
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) Big Data
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (38.79%) Selenium
2 30 (25.86%) JMeter
3 19 (16.38%) JIRA
4 18 (15.52%) WebDriver
5 17 (14.66%) JUnit
6 16 (13.79%) Jenkins
7 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
7 15 (12.93%) Maven
8 12 (10.34%) Ant
9 11 (9.48%) Cucumber
9 11 (9.48%) Gradle
9 11 (9.48%) SoapUI
10 10 (8.62%) Selenium IDE
11 9 (7.76%) Hudson
11 9 (7.76%) jMock
12 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
13 3 (2.59%) git-flow
13 3 (2.59%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.59%) webpack
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Front Office
3 7 (6.03%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.59%) Games
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (39.66%) Analyst
2 36 (31.03%) Test Analyst
3 32 (27.59%) QA Analyst
4 29 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 27 (23.28%) Automation Test Analyst
6 23 (19.83%) Tester
7 22 (18.97%) QA Automation Analyst
7 22 (18.97%) QA Tester
8 20 (17.24%) Developer
9 18 (15.52%) Automation Tester
9 18 (15.52%) QA Automation Tester
9 18 (15.52%) QA Engineer
10 17 (14.66%) Quality Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) QA Leader
12 8 (6.90%) Automation Test Lead
12 8 (6.90%) Lead Test Analyst
12 8 (6.90%) Lead Tester
12 8 (6.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 8 (6.90%) Test Leader
13 7 (6.03%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.79%) Web Services
2 32 (27.59%) XML
3 28 (24.14%) HTML
4 21 (18.10%) REST
5 18 (15.52%) CSS
6 17 (14.66%) .NET
6 17 (14.66%) Ajax
6 17 (14.66%) jQuery
7 14 (12.07%) SOAP
7 14 (12.07%) Spring
8 12 (10.34%) JSP
8 12 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (8.62%) HTML5
10 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.76%) Hibernate
10 9 (7.76%) Java EE
10 9 (7.76%) JMS
11 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.03%) Node.js
12 6 (5.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.62%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 16 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.03%) User Experience
6 6 (5.17%) Social Media
7 5 (4.31%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.45%) Replication
9 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.59%) PMI
10 2 (1.72%) VSAM
11 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Linux
2 6 (5.17%) Android
2 6 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.45%) zOS
4 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.66%) Scrum
3 40 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (32.76%) Automated Testing
5 33 (28.45%) Regression Testing
6 24 (20.69%) TDD
7 22 (18.97%) Unit Testing
8 21 (18.10%) Software Testing
9 20 (17.24%) SDLC
10 19 (16.38%) System Integration Testing
11 18 (15.52%) Software Delivery
12 17 (14.66%) Compatibility Testing
12 17 (14.66%) Functional Testing
12 17 (14.66%) Integration Testing
12 17 (14.66%) User Stories
13 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (13.79%) Manual Testing
13 16 (13.79%) RAD
13 16 (13.79%) Workflow
14 14 (12.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.83%) SQL
2 35 (30.17%) Java
3 19 (16.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.48%) C#
4 11 (9.48%) Groovy
5 9 (7.76%) COBOL
6 6 (5.17%) PHP
6 6 (5.17%) Python
7 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.59%) C++
9 2 (1.72%) JCL
9 2 (1.72%) Ruby
9 2 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.86%) F#
Qualifications
1 61 (52.59%) Degree
2 42 (36.21%) ISEB
2 42 (36.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 8 (6.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.72%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Rally
2 10 (8.62%) HP
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.45%) Pega
6 3 (2.59%) IBM
7 2 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (0.86%) Informatica
8 1 (0.86%) VMware
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