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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.10% 3.05% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 6.20% 3.82% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +75.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 23 January 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 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Dojo
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) StarTeam
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) Dojo
3 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) Servlets
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) J2SE
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) AOP
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
2 1 (14.29%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos