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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 77 32
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -45
Permanent jobs citing QA 99 32 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.38% 2.43% 8.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.28% 26.67% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 29 62
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £44,908 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
145 120 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.27% 9.13% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 133 108 79
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +46 75 £47,500 +46.15% 10
Hove +3 2 £60,000 +33.60%
Bexhill-On-Sea -7 1 - -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (46.32%) Java
3 50 (36.76%) TDD
4 47 (34.56%) Automated Testing
5 46 (33.82%) Web Services
6 38 (27.94%) HP
6 38 (27.94%) Finance
6 38 (27.94%) Manual Testing
6 38 (27.94%) HP Quality Center
7 36 (26.47%) Compatibility Testing
8 35 (25.74%) Relational Database
8 35 (25.74%) SQL
9 34 (25.00%) Oracle
10 33 (24.26%) SQL Server
11 32 (23.53%) C#
11 32 (23.53%) ETL
11 32 (23.53%) Regression Testing
12 31 (22.79%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (22.79%) .NET
12 31 (22.79%) Data Transformation
12 31 (22.79%) Data Integration
13 30 (22.06%) Integration Testing
14 28 (20.59%) Unit Testing
14 28 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
15 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
16 25 (18.38%) Big Data
16 25 (18.38%) SDLC
17 22 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (16.18%) Performance Testing
17 22 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services

QA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.94%) CMS
2 4 (2.94%) Apache
3 3 (2.21%) Documentum
3 3 (2.21%) FileNet
4 2 (1.47%) IIS
4 2 (1.47%) Jetty
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.68%) Mingle
3 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
1 6 (4.41%) HTTP
2 3 (2.21%) IMAP
2 3 (2.21%) VLAN
2 3 (2.21%) VPN
2 3 (2.21%) DNS
2 3 (2.21%) SMTP
2 3 (2.21%) OSPF
2 3 (2.21%) BGP
3 2 (1.47%) SAN
3 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.74%) Relational Database
2 33 (24.26%) SQL Server
3 31 (22.79%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (18.38%) Big Data
5 22 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (14.71%) SQL CLR
8 5 (3.68%) MySQL
8 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.47%) DB2
12 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 17 (12.50%) Selenium
2 14 (10.29%) Cucumber
3 13 (9.56%) Maven
3 13 (9.56%) JUnit
4 10 (7.35%) LoadRunner
5 9 (6.62%) Hudson
6 8 (5.88%) JIRA
7 7 (5.15%) jMock
7 7 (5.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (4.41%) Ant
8 6 (4.41%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.41%) Gradle
9 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.21%) Subversion
10 2 (1.47%) JMeter
10 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.47%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.74%) WATIR
General
1 38 (27.94%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Marketing
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (40.44%) QA Engineer
2 35 (25.74%) Developer
3 25 (18.38%) SQL Developer
4 20 (14.71%) SQL Server Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Tester
6 11 (8.09%) Junior
6 11 (8.09%) Junior Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Database Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Quality Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Senior Database Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Junior SQL Server Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Automation Tester
9 6 (4.41%) Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.41%) QA Tester
9 6 (4.41%) SQL Database Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Head of Testing
10 5 (3.68%) Testing Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.82%) Web Services
2 31 (22.79%) .NET
3 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
3 15 (11.03%) Spring
4 12 (8.82%) HTML
5 9 (6.62%) REST
5 9 (6.62%) XML
6 8 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (5.88%) JMS
7 7 (5.15%) Java EE
7 7 (5.15%) Ajax
8 6 (4.41%) CSS
8 6 (4.41%) J2EE
8 6 (4.41%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.68%) SOAP
10 4 (2.94%) RESTful
10 4 (2.94%) Velocity
11 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.21%) XSLT
12 2 (1.47%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.79%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.68%) E-Learning
4 5 (3.68%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.94%) PMI
6 3 (2.21%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.21%) Social Media
6 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Wiki
7 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.62%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) UNIX
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (36.76%) TDD
3 47 (34.56%) Automated Testing
4 38 (27.94%) Manual Testing
5 36 (26.47%) Compatibility Testing
6 32 (23.53%) ETL
6 32 (23.53%) Regression Testing
7 31 (22.79%) Data Transformation
8 30 (22.06%) Integration Testing
9 28 (20.59%) Unit Testing
9 28 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
10 25 (18.38%) SDLC
11 22 (16.18%) Performance Testing
12 20 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (14.71%) Database Theory
13 19 (13.97%) Relational Database Theory
13 19 (13.97%) RAD
13 19 (13.97%) Waterfall
14 17 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (46.32%) Java
2 35 (25.74%) SQL
3 32 (23.53%) C#
4 27 (19.85%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.41%) Python
5 6 (4.41%) Perl
5 6 (4.41%) Ruby
6 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.47%) COBOL
6 2 (1.47%) F#
7 1 (0.74%) XPath
7 1 (0.74%) XQuery
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) ISEB
2 4 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.21%) IC3 Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.21%) Xen
1 3 (2.21%) KVM
2 2 (1.47%) Ceph
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (27.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.47%) Icinga
2 2 (1.47%) Nagios
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) HP
2 34 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (7.35%) Pega
4 7 (5.15%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.21%) Juniper
6 3 (2.21%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
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