The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.75% 5.14% 5.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 61.11% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 9
Average salary £20,500 £29,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% -47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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 Horsham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.01% 8.41% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 15
Average salary £18,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.33% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,415 £55,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

QA
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

QA Salary Trend in Horsham

QA
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (25.00%) HTML

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Junior
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing