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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 50 57 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing QA 62 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.98% 4.18% 2.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.93% 33.55% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 22
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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 West Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
138 152 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.09% 12.47% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 105
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,800 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West 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 West Sussex

QA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

QA Salary Trend in West Sussex

QA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in West Sussex

QA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +4 10 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Gatwick +3 6 £45,000 - 1
Burgess Hill -18 6 £35,000 -40.42% 1
East Grinstead - 5 £42,500 -
Chichester - 2 £42,500 -
Horsham -2 1 £20,500 -24.07%
Haywards Heath -6 1 £27,500 -50.00%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for QA.

1 90 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.54%) TDD
3 39 (32.23%) SQL
3 39 (32.23%) SDLC
4 37 (30.58%) Java
5 35 (28.93%) Functional Testing
6 34 (28.10%) Web Services
7 29 (23.97%) Finance
7 29 (23.97%) Manual Testing
8 28 (23.14%) REST
9 27 (22.31%) Automated Testing
10 25 (20.66%) Regression Testing
10 25 (20.66%) Unit Testing
10 25 (20.66%) Selenium
11 24 (19.83%) Integration Testing
11 24 (19.83%) C#
11 24 (19.83%) System Integration Testing
12 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
12 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
13 22 (18.18%) .NET
13 22 (18.18%) HTML
14 21 (17.36%) RESTful
15 20 (16.53%) JUnit
15 20 (16.53%) CSS
15 20 (16.53%) SOAP
15 20 (16.53%) RAD
16 19 (15.70%) Oracle
16 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
16 19 (15.70%) HP
16 19 (15.70%) HP Quality Center

QA
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.05%) CMS
1 17 (14.05%) Umbraco
2 14 (11.57%) IIS
3 12 (9.92%) CICS
4 10 (8.26%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) MailChimp
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) Extranet
2 2 (1.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.31%) DB2
3 4 (3.31%) GIS
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (20.66%) Selenium
2 20 (16.53%) JUnit
3 17 (14.05%) Cucumber
4 14 (11.57%) Jenkins
5 13 (10.74%) Hamcrest
5 13 (10.74%) Maven
5 13 (10.74%) Mockito
6 11 (9.09%) Gradle
7 8 (6.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (6.61%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.96%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.13%) JMeter
9 5 (4.13%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.31%) JIRA
10 4 (3.31%) jMock
11 3 (2.48%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.65%) Ant
12 2 (1.65%) Hudson
13 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (23.97%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Back Office
3 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (34.71%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) QA Engineer
3 31 (25.62%) Tester
4 26 (21.49%) QA Tester
5 23 (19.01%) Analyst
6 22 (18.18%) Test Engineer
7 20 (16.53%) QA Test Engineer
8 17 (14.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (13.22%) Test Analyst
10 15 (12.40%) C# Developer
10 15 (12.40%) QA Analyst
10 15 (12.40%) QA Test Analyst
11 13 (10.74%) Java Engineer
11 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
11 13 (10.74%) Systems Tester
12 12 (9.92%) Web Engineer
13 10 (8.26%) Web Analyst
13 10 (8.26%) Web Test Analyst
13 10 (8.26%) Web Tester
14 8 (6.61%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.10%) Web Services
2 28 (23.14%) REST
3 22 (18.18%) .NET
3 22 (18.18%) HTML
4 21 (17.36%) RESTful
5 20 (16.53%) CSS
5 20 (16.53%) SOAP
6 19 (15.70%) HTML5
7 18 (14.88%) Spring
8 17 (14.05%) AngularJS
8 17 (14.05%) Ember.js
8 17 (14.05%) Handlebars
8 17 (14.05%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (10.74%) JAX-RS
10 11 (9.09%) jQuery
10 11 (9.09%) XML
11 10 (8.26%) JSP
11 10 (8.26%) MyBatis
11 10 (8.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) User Experience
2 14 (11.57%) Mainframe
3 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.92%) VSAM
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.13%) Statistics
6 2 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Android
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (74.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.54%) TDD
3 39 (32.23%) SDLC
4 35 (28.93%) Functional Testing
5 29 (23.97%) Manual Testing
6 27 (22.31%) Automated Testing
7 25 (20.66%) Regression Testing
7 25 (20.66%) Unit Testing
8 24 (19.83%) Integration Testing
8 24 (19.83%) System Integration Testing
9 23 (19.01%) Waterfall
10 20 (16.53%) RAD
11 18 (14.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (14.88%) Data Modelling
11 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
12 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
12 17 (14.05%) Web Development
13 16 (13.22%) Domain-Driven Design
13 16 (13.22%) Software Testing
13 16 (13.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.23%) SQL
2 37 (30.58%) Java
3 24 (19.83%) C#
4 19 (15.70%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.05%) Groovy
6 13 (10.74%) COBOL
7 12 (9.92%) JCL
8 10 (8.26%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Degree
1 16 (13.22%) ISEB
1 16 (13.22%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (3.31%) CITP
3 4 (3.31%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) COSO
1 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.31%) ISO22301
1 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.83%) GAMP
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) HP
1 19 (15.70%) Oracle
2 17 (14.05%) Twitter
3 10 (8.26%) CA
4 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Pega
5 3 (2.48%) Rally
6 2 (1.65%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 29 days holiday + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago