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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 31 35 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs citing QA 56 72 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.58% 7.22% 3.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.16% 50.70% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 31
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

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
124 142 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.57% 14.24% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 111 103 64
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 0 49 £35,000 -7.89% 6
Hove - 6 £31,500 -
Forest Row - 1 - -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.53%) .NET
3 49 (38.28%) SQL
4 47 (36.72%) TDD
5 41 (32.03%) C#
6 35 (27.34%) Selenium
7 33 (25.78%) Regression Testing
8 32 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 32 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 30 (23.44%) OO
10 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
10 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
12 26 (20.31%) Visual Studio
12 26 (20.31%) XSLT
12 26 (20.31%) OOD
13 24 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (17.97%) Scrum
15 22 (17.19%) Pair Programming
15 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
15 22 (17.19%) ISTQB
15 22 (17.19%) WCF
15 22 (17.19%) SOLID
15 22 (17.19%) Continuous Deployment
16 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (15.63%) SDLC
16 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
16 20 (15.63%) Java

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 12 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.25%) Jetty
3 4 (3.13%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.56%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.56%) Confluence
5 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.56%) JBoss
5 2 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) DNS
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) SMTP
2 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.72%) MySQL
3 9 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.91%) SQLite
5 2 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (0.78%) BaseX
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL CLR
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (27.34%) Selenium
2 28 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 26 (20.31%) Visual Studio
4 18 (14.06%) Jenkins
4 18 (14.06%) JMeter
5 16 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 12 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.59%) JIRA
8 7 (5.47%) JUnit
9 4 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.13%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.13%) Subversion
9 4 (3.13%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.13%) TestNG
10 3 (2.34%) CircleCI
10 3 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.34%) Protractor
11 2 (1.56%) Gradle
11 2 (1.56%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (3.91%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Banking
2 2 (1.56%) Marketing
2 2 (1.56%) Retail
2 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (41.41%) Analyst
2 51 (39.84%) Test Analyst
3 40 (31.25%) QA Analyst
4 38 (29.69%) QA Test Analyst
5 35 (27.34%) Developer
6 25 (19.53%) .NET Developer
6 25 (19.53%) QA Engineer
7 24 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (18.75%) C# Developer
8 22 (17.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (17.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (17.19%) Tester
9 18 (14.06%) QA Tester
10 16 (12.50%) Agile Developer
11 15 (11.72%) Agile .NET Developer
11 15 (11.72%) Agile C# Developer
11 15 (11.72%) C# WCF Developer
11 15 (11.72%) WCF Developer
12 14 (10.94%) Automation Test Analyst
13 13 (10.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (44.53%) .NET
2 26 (20.31%) XSLT
3 24 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 23 (17.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (17.19%) WCF
6 15 (11.72%) HTML
7 13 (10.16%) XML
8 10 (7.81%) Spring
9 9 (7.03%) CSS
9 9 (7.03%) Gherkin
10 8 (6.25%) JPA
10 8 (6.25%) Servlets
11 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
11 6 (4.69%) REST
12 4 (3.13%) Web Services
13 3 (2.34%) Ajax
13 3 (2.34%) Node.js
13 3 (2.34%) React
14 2 (1.56%) J2EE
14 2 (1.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.59%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Linux
3 7 (5.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.72%) TDD
3 33 (25.78%) Regression Testing
4 32 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 30 (23.44%) OO
6 27 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (20.31%) OOD
8 23 (17.97%) Scrum
9 22 (17.19%) Continuous Deployment
9 22 (17.19%) Pair Programming
9 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
9 22 (17.19%) SOLID
10 20 (15.63%) SDLC
10 20 (15.63%) Software Testing
10 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (13.28%) Automated Testing
11 17 (13.28%) BDD
12 16 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 14 (10.94%) Manual Testing
13 14 (10.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.28%) SQL
2 41 (32.03%) C#
3 20 (15.63%) Java
4 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.13%) Python
5 4 (3.13%) XPath
5 4 (3.13%) XQuery
6 3 (2.34%) PHP
7 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.56%) Groovy
7 2 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) ISTQB
2 18 (14.06%) ISEB
3 10 (7.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) ISO 14001
1 12 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Nagios
1 2 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) Grafana
2 1 (0.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle
3 2 (1.56%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (1.56%) Mapinfo
3 2 (1.56%) New Relic
3 2 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.78%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago