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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 83 53
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -30
Permanent jobs citing QA 60 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.89% 2.04% 4.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 76.92% 26.61% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 31
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
78 109 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.66% 7.67% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 79 36
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £40,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +38 48 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Lewes - 1 £38,500 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 95 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.28%) Java
3 65 (41.67%) Web Services
4 56 (35.90%) TDD
5 50 (32.05%) Automated Testing
6 48 (30.77%) SDLC
7 45 (28.85%) Compatibility Testing
7 45 (28.85%) HP Quality Center
7 45 (28.85%) Regression Testing
7 45 (28.85%) HP
8 44 (28.21%) Manual Testing
9 43 (27.56%) Oracle
10 41 (26.28%) Finance
11 40 (25.64%) SQL
11 40 (25.64%) Unit Testing
11 40 (25.64%) Integration Testing
11 40 (25.64%) System Integration Testing
12 36 (23.08%) Waterfall
13 29 (18.59%) SQL Server
14 28 (17.95%) RAD
14 28 (17.95%) Relational Database
15 27 (17.31%) Selenium
15 27 (17.31%) Performance Testing
15 27 (17.31%) ETL
16 26 (16.67%) Data Integration
16 26 (16.67%) Big Data
17 25 (16.03%) Data Transformation
17 25 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (16.03%) C#
18 24 (15.38%) .NET

QA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.92%) Apache
2 3 (1.92%) Documentum
2 3 (1.92%) FileNet
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) MS Office
1 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Mingle
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) HTTP
2 3 (1.92%) VPN
2 3 (1.92%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) OSPF
2 3 (1.92%) BGP
2 3 (1.92%) VLAN
2 3 (1.92%) IMAP
2 3 (1.92%) SMTP
3 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 26 (16.67%) Big Data
4 25 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (12.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (11.54%) SQL CLR
10 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.21%) MySQL
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.28%) OLAP
13 1 (0.64%) DB2
13 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (17.31%) Selenium
2 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.97%) Maven
4 11 (7.05%) JIRA
4 11 (7.05%) JUnit
5 10 (6.41%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.49%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.85%) Hudson
7 6 (3.85%) jMock
7 6 (3.85%) HP UFT
8 5 (3.21%) Ant
8 5 (3.21%) Firebug
8 5 (3.21%) Fiddler
8 5 (3.21%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.21%) Gradle
9 4 (2.56%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.28%) Subversion
10 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 41 (26.28%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Marketing
3 11 (7.05%) Retail
3 11 (7.05%) Front Office
4 4 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (46.15%) QA Engineer
2 32 (20.51%) Developer
3 18 (11.54%) SQL Developer
4 13 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 13 (8.33%) Tester
5 10 (6.41%) Analyst
6 8 (5.13%) Automation Tester
7 7 (4.49%) Testing Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Senior Database Developer
7 7 (4.49%) Junior
7 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.49%) Junior Developer
7 7 (4.49%) QA Tester
7 7 (4.49%) Test Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.85%) Architect
9 5 (3.21%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.21%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.67%) Web Services
2 24 (15.38%) .NET
3 23 (14.74%) HTML
4 19 (12.18%) REST
5 16 (10.26%) XML
6 14 (8.97%) SOAP
7 13 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 13 (8.33%) Spring
8 11 (7.05%) JSP
9 7 (4.49%) J2EE
9 7 (4.49%) CSS
9 7 (4.49%) Java EE
10 6 (3.85%) Ajax
10 6 (3.85%) JMS
10 6 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (2.56%) Velocity
12 2 (1.28%) MDX
12 2 (1.28%) Gherkin
13 1 (0.64%) cocos2d
13 1 (0.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 15 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.05%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.56%) PMI
7 4 (2.56%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.92%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.92%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.64%) Xbox
9 1 (0.64%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.64%) Wiki
9 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.13%) Linux
2 7 (4.49%) Windows
3 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.28%) Android
4 2 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.90%) TDD
3 50 (32.05%) Automated Testing
4 48 (30.77%) SDLC
5 45 (28.85%) Compatibility Testing
5 45 (28.85%) Regression Testing
6 44 (28.21%) Manual Testing
7 40 (25.64%) Unit Testing
7 40 (25.64%) Integration Testing
7 40 (25.64%) System Integration Testing
8 36 (23.08%) Waterfall
9 28 (17.95%) RAD
10 27 (17.31%) ETL
10 27 (17.31%) Performance Testing
11 25 (16.03%) Data Transformation
12 20 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (12.18%) User Stories
14 18 (11.54%) Database Theory
15 17 (10.90%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 80 (51.28%) Java
2 40 (25.64%) SQL
3 25 (16.03%) C#
4 18 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.85%) Ruby
6 5 (3.21%) Perl
6 5 (3.21%) Python
7 2 (1.28%) C
8 1 (0.64%) C++
8 1 (0.64%) COBOL
8 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.10%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) ISEB
2 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.92%) IC3 Certification
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Xen
1 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.92%) KVM
2 2 (1.28%) Ceph
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 45 (28.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.28%) Puppet
2 2 (1.28%) Icinga
2 2 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (28.85%) HP
2 43 (27.56%) Oracle
3 14 (8.97%) Pega
4 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.92%) Juniper
7 3 (1.92%) VMware
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