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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 43 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +46
Permanent jobs citing QA 59 66 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.32% 6.29% 2.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 73.33% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 45 23
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £54,400 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.26%
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
118 90 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.63% 8.57% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 99 65 79
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 51 £38,000 -13.14% 6
Uckfield - 1 £47,500 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (50.83%) Selenium
2 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (47.50%) SQL
4 53 (44.17%) ISEB
5 52 (43.33%) Scrum
5 52 (43.33%) ISTQB
6 45 (37.50%) Regression Testing
7 43 (35.83%) Automated Testing
8 41 (34.17%) JMeter
9 40 (33.33%) Degree
10 35 (29.17%) Java
11 33 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (25.83%) TDD
12 31 (25.83%) MySQL
13 30 (25.00%) Software Testing
14 29 (24.17%) XML
15 28 (23.33%) Software Delivery
16 26 (21.67%) Web Services
16 26 (21.67%) HTML
16 26 (21.67%) Cucumber
17 25 (20.83%) Jenkins
18 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (19.17%) Unit Testing
19 23 (19.17%) JIRA
19 23 (19.17%) Finance
20 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
20 22 (18.33%) Computer Science
20 22 (18.33%) Integration Testing
21 21 (17.50%) Ajax
21 21 (17.50%) Spring

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 (14.17%) IIS
2 13 (10.83%) Confluence
3 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.50%) Jetty
4 3 (2.50%) Moodle
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.67%) CICS
5 2 (1.67%) JBoss
5 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) DNS
2 2 (1.67%) SMTP
2 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.83%) MySQL
2 13 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.00%) DB2
5 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.67%) SQLite
8 1 (0.83%) BaseX
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (50.83%) Selenium
2 41 (34.17%) JMeter
3 26 (21.67%) Cucumber
4 25 (20.83%) Jenkins
5 23 (19.17%) JIRA
6 21 (17.50%) JUnit
7 20 (16.67%) WebDriver
8 19 (15.83%) Maven
9 16 (13.33%) Gradle
10 15 (12.50%) Ant
11 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
12 13 (10.83%) Hudson
12 13 (10.83%) jMock
12 13 (10.83%) SoapUI
13 10 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
14 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (3.33%) CircleCI
15 4 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (3.33%) Protractor
16 3 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 23 (19.17%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.67%) Games
3 2 (1.67%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (55.83%) Analyst
2 56 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 45 (37.50%) QA Analyst
4 41 (34.17%) QA Test Analyst
5 40 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 34 (28.33%) Tester
7 33 (27.50%) QA Tester
8 32 (26.67%) QA Automation Analyst
9 30 (25.00%) Automation Tester
9 30 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
10 19 (15.83%) Developer
11 14 (11.67%) QA Engineer
12 12 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
13 10 (8.33%) QA Leader
14 9 (7.50%) Test Leader
15 8 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
15 8 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
15 8 (6.67%) Lead Tester
16 7 (5.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.17%) XML
2 26 (21.67%) HTML
2 26 (21.67%) Web Services
3 21 (17.50%) Ajax
3 21 (17.50%) Spring
4 18 (15.00%) REST
5 16 (13.33%) CSS
6 15 (12.50%) .NET
6 15 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 15 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 13 (10.83%) Java EE
7 13 (10.83%) JMS
7 13 (10.83%) jQuery
8 11 (9.17%) Node.js
9 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.83%) HTML5
10 7 (5.83%) React
11 6 (5.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.83%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.33%) Social Media
7 3 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.50%) User Experience
8 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.67%) PMI
8 2 (1.67%) VSAM
9 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.67%) Linux
2 6 (5.00%) Unix
3 5 (4.17%) Android
3 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (43.33%) Scrum
3 45 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 43 (35.83%) Automated Testing
5 33 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (25.83%) TDD
7 30 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 28 (23.33%) Software Delivery
9 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (19.17%) Unit Testing
11 22 (18.33%) Integration Testing
12 18 (15.00%) Manual Testing
12 18 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (14.17%) Domain-Driven Design
13 17 (14.17%) Functional Testing
14 16 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
14 16 (13.33%) Performance Testing
15 15 (12.50%) BDD
15 15 (12.50%) User Stories
16 12 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.50%) SQL
2 35 (29.17%) Java
3 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.33%) Groovy
5 11 (9.17%) C#
6 10 (8.33%) Python
7 9 (7.50%) PHP
8 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.33%) C++
9 4 (3.33%) COBOL
9 4 (3.33%) Ruby
10 2 (1.67%) JCL
10 2 (1.67%) VB
10 2 (1.67%) XPath
10 2 (1.67%) XQuery
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) F#
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (44.17%) ISEB
2 52 (43.33%) ISTQB
3 40 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 7 (5.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Rally
2 13 (10.83%) Atlassian
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle
4 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) New Relic
7 1 (0.83%) Pega
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and career p
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastbourne
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Pure360
Posted: 17 days ago