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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.14% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 35.71% 7.04% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Median salary £59,000 £51,085 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.49% -18.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the Sussex region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

QA
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

QA Salary Trend in Sussex

QA
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UAT Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall