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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 68 46 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs citing QA 29 55 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.75% 5.03% 1.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.00% 44.00% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 12
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
100 125 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.47% 11.44% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 91 119 66
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -11 8 £30,000 -30.23% 1
Worthing -10 7 £50,000 +66.66%
East Grinstead +11 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Gatwick -18 1 £26,000 -39.53%
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) UML
3 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.27%) ISEB
4 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
4 14 (25.45%) .NET
5 12 (21.82%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (20.00%) HTML
6 11 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 11 (20.00%) Web Development
6 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 10 (18.18%) Marketing
7 10 (18.18%) CSS
8 9 (16.36%) MySQL
8 9 (16.36%) Java
8 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
8 9 (16.36%) PHP
8 9 (16.36%) OO
8 9 (16.36%) XML
8 9 (16.36%) Finance
8 9 (16.36%) LAMP
8 9 (16.36%) JSON
8 9 (16.36%) Selenium
8 9 (16.36%) jQuery
8 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Subversion
8 9 (16.36%) OO PHP
9 8 (14.55%) SoapUI
9 8 (14.55%) Groovy
9 8 (14.55%) Test Automation

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 6 (10.91%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Selenium
1 9 (16.36%) Subversion
2 8 (14.55%) SoapUI
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) JMeter
4 4 (7.27%) JUnit
4 4 (7.27%) Maven
5 3 (5.45%) jMock
5 3 (5.45%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
6 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) Spock
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.18%) Marketing
2 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) IT Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) IT Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) QA Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Development Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Documentation Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) DOORS Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
3 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 9 (16.36%) jQuery
4 9 (16.36%) JSON
4 9 (16.36%) LAMP
4 9 (16.36%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) Web Services
6 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 5 (9.09%) RESTful
7 4 (7.27%) Java EE
8 3 (5.45%) Ajax
8 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.45%) JMS
8 3 (5.45%) REST
8 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 3 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) UML
3 12 (21.82%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 11 (20.00%) Web Development
5 9 (16.36%) OO
5 9 (16.36%) OO PHP
5 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.91%) BPR
8 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.91%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.91%) TDD
9 5 (9.09%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Java
1 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
1 9 (16.36%) PHP
2 8 (14.55%) Groovy
3 5 (9.09%) Scala
4 3 (5.45%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) ISEB
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.82%) HP
Crawley, Sussex
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Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
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Posted: 17 days ago