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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 90 34
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -56
Permanent jobs citing QA 74 27 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.99% 1.87% 8.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.07% 25.47% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 67
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
112 106 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.58% 7.35% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 100 81 76
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +52 51 £41,750 +11.33% 9
Bexhill-On-Sea +1 1 - -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 93 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (47.26%) Java
3 54 (36.99%) TDD
4 52 (35.62%) Web Services
5 45 (30.82%) Automated Testing
6 41 (28.08%) SQL
7 38 (26.03%) Finance
7 38 (26.03%) Oracle
7 38 (26.03%) HP
7 38 (26.03%) Compatibility Testing
7 38 (26.03%) HP Quality Center
8 36 (24.66%) Manual Testing
9 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
9 35 (23.97%) Relational Database
10 34 (23.29%) SDLC
10 34 (23.29%) ETL
10 34 (23.29%) Regression Testing
11 32 (21.92%) C#
12 31 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (21.23%) Data Integration
12 31 (21.23%) Integration Testing
12 31 (21.23%) Data Transformation
13 30 (20.55%) .NET
14 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
14 29 (19.86%) System Integration Testing
15 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
16 25 (17.12%) Selenium
16 25 (17.12%) Waterfall
16 25 (17.12%) Big Data
17 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services

QA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.74%) Apache
3 3 (2.05%) Documentum
3 3 (2.05%) FileNet
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) Jetty
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) Mingle
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) HTTP
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
3 3 (2.05%) OSPF
3 3 (2.05%) BGP
3 3 (2.05%) VLAN
3 3 (2.05%) IMAP
3 3 (2.05%) VPN
3 3 (2.05%) DNS
3 3 (2.05%) SMTP
4 2 (1.37%) SAN
4 2 (1.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.97%) SQL Server
1 35 (23.97%) Relational Database
2 31 (21.23%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (17.12%) Big Data
4 24 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (14.38%) SQL CLR
6 21 (14.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (13.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.42%) MySQL
9 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.37%) DB2
12 1 (0.68%) OLAP
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (17.12%) Selenium
2 18 (12.33%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.27%) Maven
4 14 (9.59%) Cucumber
5 13 (8.90%) JUnit
6 10 (6.85%) JIRA
7 9 (6.16%) LoadRunner
7 9 (6.16%) Hudson
8 8 (5.48%) HP UFT
9 7 (4.79%) jMock
10 6 (4.11%) WebDriver
10 6 (4.11%) Ant
10 6 (4.11%) Gradle
11 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.05%) Subversion
11 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.37%) JMeter
12 2 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 38 (26.03%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Marketing
3 9 (6.16%) Retail
4 4 (2.74%) Front Office
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (43.15%) QA Engineer
2 39 (26.71%) Developer
3 25 (17.12%) SQL Developer
4 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 15 (10.27%) Tester
6 11 (7.53%) Junior
6 11 (7.53%) Junior Developer
6 11 (7.53%) Database Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Automation Tester
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Quality Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) QA Tester
9 7 (4.79%) Junior SQL Server Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Testing Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Database Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Coordinator
11 5 (3.42%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.62%) Web Services
2 30 (20.55%) .NET
3 16 (10.96%) HTML
4 15 (10.27%) Hibernate
4 15 (10.27%) Spring
5 13 (8.90%) XML
5 13 (8.90%) REST
6 8 (5.48%) JMS
6 8 (5.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (4.79%) Ajax
7 7 (4.79%) J2EE
7 7 (4.79%) Java EE
8 6 (4.11%) Gherkin
8 6 (4.11%) CSS
8 6 (4.11%) SOAP
9 4 (2.74%) JSP
9 4 (2.74%) Velocity
10 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.05%) XSLT
11 2 (1.37%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.23%) Data Integration
2 11 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.42%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) PMI
7 3 (2.05%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.68%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.68%) Xbox
8 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.16%) Linux
2 5 (3.42%) UNIX
2 5 (3.42%) Windows
3 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) TDD
3 45 (30.82%) Automated Testing
4 38 (26.03%) Compatibility Testing
5 36 (24.66%) Manual Testing
6 34 (23.29%) Regression Testing
6 34 (23.29%) ETL
6 34 (23.29%) SDLC
7 31 (21.23%) Integration Testing
7 31 (21.23%) Data Transformation
8 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
8 29 (19.86%) System Integration Testing
9 25 (17.12%) Waterfall
10 22 (15.07%) Performance Testing
11 20 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (13.70%) Database Theory
11 20 (13.70%) RAD
12 19 (13.01%) Relational Database Theory
13 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (11.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (47.26%) Java
2 41 (28.08%) SQL
3 32 (21.92%) C#
4 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.11%) Python
5 6 (4.11%) Ruby
5 6 (4.11%) Perl
6 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.37%) C
6 2 (1.37%) COBOL
6 2 (1.37%) F#
6 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) XQuery
7 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.68%) XPath
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.42%) ISEB
2 5 (3.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.05%) IC3 Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Xen
1 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.05%) KVM
2 2 (1.37%) Ceph
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (26.03%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.37%) Puppet
2 2 (1.37%) Icinga
2 2 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (26.03%) Oracle
1 38 (26.03%) HP
2 10 (6.85%) Pega
3 8 (5.48%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.05%) VMware
5 3 (2.05%) Juniper
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago