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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.05% 4.64% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 61.11% 64.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
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
18 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 8.26% 7.17% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 2
Average salary £30,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
1 11 (73.33%) Manual Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) SaaS
8 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
8 2 (13.33%) KVM
8 2 (13.33%) User Experience
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) iPad
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 2 (13.33%) VirtualBox
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Dojo
8 2 (13.33%) Business Development

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) QA Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) QA Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) Dojo
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) JDBC
3 1 (6.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) J2SE
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
1 11 (73.33%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Development
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
2 1 (6.67%) OCMJD
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VirtualBox
1 2 (13.33%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sun