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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Haywards Heath 1.32% 3.13% 4.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £55,000 £20,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+175.00% -31.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,588 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.36%
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
6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Haywards Heath 7.89% 6.25% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £39,000 £20,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.00% -65.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £20,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Haywards Heath

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Haywards Heath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB