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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 34 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +49
Permanent jobs citing QA 59 99 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.70% 8.38% 2.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.38% 63.87% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 35 89 29
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,800 £44,908
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
130 155 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.56% 13.11% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 102 143 111
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £58,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -1 49 £40,000 -15.78% 6
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 63 (51.64%) Degree
2 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.98%) SQL
4 48 (39.34%) Web Services
5 47 (38.52%) Selenium
6 43 (35.25%) Computer Science
7 42 (34.43%) Java
8 41 (33.61%) Scrum
9 40 (32.79%) XML
10 38 (31.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 37 (30.33%) HTML
12 35 (28.69%) ISEB
12 35 (28.69%) ISTQB
13 32 (26.23%) Automated Testing
14 28 (22.95%) SDLC
15 26 (21.31%) Regression Testing
16 25 (20.49%) TDD
16 25 (20.49%) Finance
17 24 (19.67%) WebDriver
18 22 (18.03%) Management Information System
19 21 (17.21%) REST
19 21 (17.21%) JMeter
20 20 (16.39%) Mainframe
20 20 (16.39%) RAD
20 20 (16.39%) SaaS
21 19 (15.57%) Software Testing
21 19 (15.57%) .NET
21 19 (15.57%) Workflow
22 18 (14.75%) Selenium IDE
22 18 (14.75%) JavaScript

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 (9.02%) IIS
2 7 (5.74%) Node.js
3 6 (4.92%) Confluence
4 3 (2.46%) JBoss
4 3 (2.46%) Moodle
4 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.64%) CICS
5 2 (1.64%) Jetty
5 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) SMTP
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) DB2
2 16 (13.11%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.64%) BaseX
7 2 (1.64%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.64%) SQLite
8 1 (0.82%) Big Data
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (38.52%) Selenium
2 24 (19.67%) WebDriver
3 21 (17.21%) JMeter
4 18 (14.75%) Selenium IDE
5 17 (13.93%) JIRA
6 16 (13.11%) JUnit
7 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
8 13 (10.66%) Cucumber
9 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
10 10 (8.20%) Maven
11 8 (6.56%) Ant
12 7 (5.74%) Gradle
12 7 (5.74%) SoapUI
13 5 (4.10%) Calabash
13 5 (4.10%) Hudson
13 5 (4.10%) jMock
13 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
14 4 (3.28%) LoadRunner
15 3 (2.46%) webpack
General
1 25 (20.49%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Front Office
3 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.74%) Banking
4 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 7 (5.74%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.46%) Games
6 2 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) Analyst
2 28 (22.95%) Test Analyst
3 26 (21.31%) QA Analyst
4 23 (18.85%) QA Test Analyst
5 22 (18.03%) Automation Test Analyst
5 22 (18.03%) QA Engineer
6 21 (17.21%) Tester
7 19 (15.57%) Developer
7 19 (15.57%) QA Automation Analyst
8 18 (14.75%) Quality Engineer
9 17 (13.93%) Automation Tester
10 15 (12.30%) QA Tester
11 12 (9.84%) QA Automation Tester
11 12 (9.84%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 12 (9.84%) Technical Manager
12 11 (9.02%) Architect
12 11 (9.02%) SaaS Architect
12 11 (9.02%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (7.38%) Project Manager
13 9 (7.38%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.34%) Web Services
2 40 (32.79%) XML
3 37 (30.33%) HTML
4 21 (17.21%) REST
5 19 (15.57%) .NET
6 18 (14.75%) SOAP
7 17 (13.93%) CSS
8 16 (13.11%) jQuery
8 16 (13.11%) JSP
9 14 (11.48%) HTML5
10 12 (9.84%) Ajax
10 12 (9.84%) Spring
11 9 (7.38%) AngularJS
11 9 (7.38%) Velocity
12 8 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
13 6 (4.92%) XSLT
14 5 (4.10%) JMS
14 5 (4.10%) Middleware
14 5 (4.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.03%) Management Information System
3 20 (16.39%) Mainframe
4 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (8.20%) Social Media
7 6 (4.92%) PMI
8 5 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (4.10%) User Experience
9 4 (3.28%) Replication
9 4 (3.28%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.64%) VSAM
12 1 (0.82%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Android
1 10 (8.20%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows
4 4 (3.28%) zOS
5 3 (2.46%) Unix
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) Scrum
3 38 (31.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (26.23%) Automated Testing
5 28 (22.95%) SDLC
6 26 (21.31%) Regression Testing
7 25 (20.49%) TDD
8 20 (16.39%) RAD
9 19 (15.57%) Software Testing
9 19 (15.57%) Workflow
10 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
11 17 (13.93%) OO
11 17 (13.93%) User Stories
12 16 (13.11%) Integration Testing
12 16 (13.11%) OOD
12 16 (13.11%) SOA
12 16 (13.11%) System Integration Testing
13 15 (12.30%) Test Scripting
14 14 (11.48%) Compatibility Testing
14 14 (11.48%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.98%) SQL
2 42 (34.43%) Java
3 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.48%) C#
5 10 (8.20%) COBOL
6 7 (5.74%) Groovy
7 6 (4.92%) PHP
7 6 (4.92%) Python
8 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.46%) C++
10 2 (1.64%) JCL
10 2 (1.64%) Ruby
10 2 (1.64%) VB
10 2 (1.64%) XPath
10 2 (1.64%) XQuery
11 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 63 (51.64%) Degree
2 35 (28.69%) ISEB
2 35 (28.69%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 8 (6.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.64%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Rally
2 12 (9.84%) Oracle
3 11 (9.02%) HP
4 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.10%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.28%) Pega
7 3 (2.46%) IBM
8 2 (1.64%) CA
9 1 (0.82%) Informatica
9 1 (0.82%) VMware
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