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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 24 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 67 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.90% 5.95% 5.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.36% 54.84% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 61 26 42
Median salary £35,000 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £46,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
111 124 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.09% 10.86% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 76 85
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +21 60 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Hove +9 6 £31,500 - 1
Forest Row - 1 - -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 65 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (41.79%) SQL
3 50 (37.31%) Selenium
4 43 (32.09%) TDD
5 41 (30.60%) .NET
6 38 (28.36%) Scrum
7 33 (24.63%) Regression Testing
8 32 (23.88%) C#
8 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
9 29 (21.64%) ISEB
10 28 (20.90%) Java
10 28 (20.90%) JMeter
10 28 (20.90%) Integration Testing
11 26 (19.40%) Software Testing
12 25 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
13 24 (17.91%) Cucumber
13 24 (17.91%) Jenkins
13 24 (17.91%) MySQL
14 23 (17.16%) Git (software)
14 23 (17.16%) Automated Testing
15 22 (16.42%) OO
15 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (15.67%) XML
16 21 (15.67%) HTML
17 19 (14.18%) Software Delivery
17 19 (14.18%) Software Engineering
17 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET
18 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
18 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio

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 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.97%) Jetty
3 6 (4.48%) Confluence
3 6 (4.48%) IIS
4 4 (2.99%) Apache
5 3 (2.24%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.49%) JBoss
6 2 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.49%) DNS
2 2 (1.49%) Firewall
2 2 (1.49%) SMTP
2 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.91%) MySQL
2 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.73%) SQLite
5 1 (0.75%) BaseX
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL CLR
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (37.31%) Selenium
2 28 (20.90%) JMeter
3 24 (17.91%) Cucumber
3 24 (17.91%) Jenkins
4 23 (17.16%) Git (software)
5 18 (13.43%) JIRA
5 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
6 16 (11.94%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.21%) JUnit
8 7 (5.22%) Gradle
8 7 (5.22%) Maven
9 6 (4.48%) Ant
9 6 (4.48%) Hudson
9 6 (4.48%) jMock
9 6 (4.48%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.99%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.99%) Subversion
10 4 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.99%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.99%) TestNG
General
1 11 (8.21%) Finance
2 3 (2.24%) Marketing
3 2 (1.49%) Banking
3 2 (1.49%) Publishing
3 2 (1.49%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (43.28%) Analyst
2 52 (38.81%) Test Analyst
3 43 (32.09%) QA Analyst
4 39 (29.10%) QA Test Analyst
5 32 (23.88%) Tester
6 31 (23.13%) Developer
7 28 (20.90%) QA Tester
8 26 (19.40%) QA Engineer
9 25 (18.66%) Automation Test Analyst
10 21 (15.67%) QA Automation Analyst
11 20 (14.93%) Automation Tester
11 20 (14.93%) QA Automation Tester
12 19 (14.18%) .NET Developer
13 16 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (11.94%) C# Developer
14 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (9.70%) Agile Developer
16 12 (8.96%) C# WCF Developer
16 12 (8.96%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.60%) .NET
2 21 (15.67%) HTML
2 21 (15.67%) XML
3 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET
4 18 (13.43%) XSLT
5 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (11.19%) Spring
6 14 (10.45%) WCF
7 13 (9.70%) CSS
8 11 (8.21%) REST
9 10 (7.46%) Ajax
9 10 (7.46%) Hibernate
10 9 (6.72%) Gherkin
10 9 (6.72%) Web Services
11 8 (5.97%) JPA
11 8 (5.97%) Servlets
12 6 (4.48%) Java EE
12 6 (4.48%) JMS
12 6 (4.48%) jQuery
12 6 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.24%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.75%) iPhone
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Linux
2 9 (6.72%) Unix
3 7 (5.22%) Windows
4 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.09%) TDD
3 38 (28.36%) Scrum
4 33 (24.63%) Regression Testing
5 28 (20.90%) Integration Testing
6 26 (19.40%) Software Testing
7 25 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (17.16%) Automated Testing
9 22 (16.42%) OO
10 19 (14.18%) Software Delivery
10 19 (14.18%) Software Engineering
11 18 (13.43%) OOD
12 17 (12.69%) BDD
13 16 (11.94%) Manual Testing
13 16 (11.94%) Project Management
13 16 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (11.19%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (10.45%) Continuous Deployment
15 14 (10.45%) Pair Programming
15 14 (10.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 56 (41.79%) SQL
2 32 (23.88%) C#
3 28 (20.90%) Java
4 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.22%) Groovy
6 5 (3.73%) Python
7 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.99%) PHP
7 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.99%) XPath
7 4 (2.99%) XQuery
8 3 (2.24%) Ruby
9 2 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) C
10 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
2 29 (21.64%) ISEB
3 10 (7.46%) Degree
4 6 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) ISO 14001
1 12 (8.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Nagios
1 2 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Grafana
2 1 (0.75%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Oracle
3 6 (4.48%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.48%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.49%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.49%) New Relic
4 2 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.75%) Splunk
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: To £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: Up to £51k plus excellent bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Kineo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago