The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Haywards Heath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Haywards Heath 3.95% 1.22% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
QA
West Sussex

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 Haywards Heath region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Haywards Heath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Haywards Heath 10.53% 12.20% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Haywards Heath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Haywards Heath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Haywards Heath

QA
Salary Trend in Haywards Heath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Haywards Heath region.

QA Salary Trend in Haywards Heath

QA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Haywards Heath

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Haywards Heath 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 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Haywards Heath by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Haywards Heath 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) VBA