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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 40 40 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs citing QA 49 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.38% 6.72% 3.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.67% 45.07% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 30
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 £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
105 142 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.53% 14.90% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 62
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -4 46 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Hove - 3 £31,500 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 57 (45.24%) .NET
2 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.13%) SQL
3 43 (34.13%) C#
3 43 (34.13%) TDD
4 32 (25.40%) Computer Science
5 30 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 30 (23.81%) Regression Testing
6 29 (23.02%) SQL Server
6 29 (23.02%) OO
6 29 (23.02%) Selenium
7 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (20.63%) Visual Studio
8 26 (20.63%) OOD
9 25 (19.84%) XSLT
10 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 24 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
11 23 (18.25%) SDLC
11 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
11 23 (18.25%) Software Engineering
12 22 (17.46%) Pair Programming
12 22 (17.46%) WCF
12 22 (17.46%) SOLID
12 22 (17.46%) Continuous Deployment
13 21 (16.67%) Windows
14 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
14 20 (15.87%) 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 11 (8.73%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.56%) Jetty
3 4 (3.17%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.59%) JBoss
4 2 (1.59%) nginx
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
2 2 (1.59%) Firewall
2 2 (1.59%) SMTP
2 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) MySQL
3 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.17%) GIS
4 4 (3.17%) SQLite
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) SQL CLR
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Selenium
2 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 26 (20.63%) Visual Studio
4 17 (13.49%) JMeter
5 15 (11.90%) WebDriver
6 13 (10.32%) Jenkins
7 10 (7.94%) JUnit
8 9 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.56%) JIRA
10 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (3.17%) SpecFlow
10 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.17%) TestNG
11 3 (2.38%) Subversion
12 2 (1.59%) GitLab
12 2 (1.59%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.79%) Gradle
13 1 (0.79%) jMock
13 1 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Banking
2 2 (1.59%) Marketing
2 2 (1.59%) Retail
2 2 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (39.68%) Analyst
2 48 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 38 (30.16%) QA Analyst
4 36 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
5 34 (26.98%) Developer
6 25 (19.84%) .NET Developer
7 24 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (19.05%) C# Developer
8 22 (17.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (17.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (17.46%) QA Engineer
9 16 (12.70%) Agile Developer
9 16 (12.70%) Tester
10 15 (11.90%) Agile .NET Developer
10 15 (11.90%) Agile C# Developer
10 15 (11.90%) C# WCF Developer
10 15 (11.90%) WCF Developer
11 14 (11.11%) Software Analyst
12 13 (10.32%) Software Test Analyst
13 12 (9.52%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (45.24%) .NET
2 25 (19.84%) XSLT
3 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (17.46%) WCF
6 9 (7.14%) HTML
7 8 (6.35%) CSS
7 8 (6.35%) Gherkin
7 8 (6.35%) Spring
8 7 (5.56%) JPA
8 7 (5.56%) Servlets
8 7 (5.56%) XML
9 5 (3.97%) REST
10 4 (3.17%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.38%) Web Services
12 2 (1.59%) Ajax
12 2 (1.59%) J2EE
12 2 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
13 1 (0.79%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (0.79%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.40%) Computer Science
2 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) Unix
4 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.13%) TDD
3 30 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 30 (23.81%) Regression Testing
4 29 (23.02%) OO
5 26 (20.63%) OOD
6 24 (19.05%) Customer Requirements
7 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (18.25%) SDLC
7 23 (18.25%) Software Engineering
8 22 (17.46%) Continuous Deployment
8 22 (17.46%) Pair Programming
8 22 (17.46%) SOLID
9 20 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 16 (12.70%) BDD
11 16 (12.70%) Software Testing
12 15 (11.90%) Scrum
13 13 (10.32%) Test Scripting
14 12 (9.52%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.13%) C#
1 43 (34.13%) SQL
2 20 (15.87%) Java
3 6 (4.76%) Python
4 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.38%) XPath
5 3 (2.38%) XQuery
6 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.79%) Groovy
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) ISTQB
2 13 (10.32%) ISEB
3 11 (8.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) ISO 14001
1 12 (9.52%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.97%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Nagios
1 2 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Grafana
2 1 (0.79%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.17%) Mapinfo
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle
3 2 (1.59%) AppDynamics
3 2 (1.59%) New Relic
3 2 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.79%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.79%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
JE Consulting
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago