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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 31 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.70% 5.39% 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 32.35% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 2
Average salary £41,500 £65,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.15% +20.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,000 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £54,750
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
12 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 7.41% 16.67% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 10
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Horsham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
1 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Selenium
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) PHP
4 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) MS Project
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) SaaS
9 2 (11.11%) APMP
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 2 (11.11%) iPad
9 2 (11.11%) BDD
9 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
9 2 (11.11%) Google
9 2 (11.11%) Apple
9 2 (11.11%) CSS
9 2 (11.11%) UNIX
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Test Analyst
3 10 (55.56%) QA Engineer
3 10 (55.56%) QA Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) HTML5
1 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
1 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 2 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Apple
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya