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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 61 42 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Permanent jobs citing QA 31 82 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.82% 6.12% 2.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.41% 53.95% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 76 20
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,900 £60,000
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 West Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
122 152 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.10% 11.35% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 109 131 114
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +7 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Worthing -8 6 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Chichester - 2 £50,000 -
QA
South East

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for QA.

1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) Selenium
3 25 (32.47%) Java
4 24 (31.17%) SoapUI
5 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 20 (25.97%) HTML
7 18 (23.38%) Finance
8 17 (22.08%) ISEB
8 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
9 16 (20.78%) Web Services
9 16 (20.78%) TDD
10 15 (19.48%) C#
11 14 (18.18%) .NET
11 14 (18.18%) Groovy
12 13 (16.88%) REST
12 13 (16.88%) Cucumber
12 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
12 13 (16.88%) UML
12 13 (16.88%) JMeter
12 13 (16.88%) Java EE
13 12 (15.58%) Maven
13 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.58%) BDD
13 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
14 11 (14.29%) WebDriver
14 11 (14.29%) Integration Testing
14 11 (14.29%) Functional Testing
14 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 11 (14.29%) Marketing
14 11 (14.29%) Web Development

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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 10 (12.99%) Confluence
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Primavera
1 1 (1.30%) SAP FS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.30%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (40.26%) Selenium
2 24 (31.17%) SoapUI
3 13 (16.88%) Cucumber
3 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
3 13 (16.88%) JMeter
4 12 (15.58%) Maven
5 11 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 10 (12.99%) Hudson
6 10 (12.99%) JIRA
7 9 (11.69%) Ant
7 9 (11.69%) Gradle
7 9 (11.69%) jMock
7 9 (11.69%) JUnit
7 9 (11.69%) Subversion
8 4 (5.19%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (5.19%) Spock
9 3 (3.90%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Analyst
2 14 (18.18%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Tester
3 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Java Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) QA Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Test Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) QA Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Software QA Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Requirements Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) HTML
2 16 (20.78%) Web Services
3 14 (18.18%) .NET
4 13 (16.88%) Java EE
4 13 (16.88%) REST
5 10 (12.99%) CSS
5 10 (12.99%) XML
6 9 (11.69%) Ajax
6 9 (11.69%) Hibernate
6 9 (11.69%) JMS
6 9 (11.69%) jQuery
6 9 (11.69%) JSON
6 9 (11.69%) LAMP
6 9 (11.69%) Spring
6 9 (11.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (9.09%) RESTful
8 5 (6.49%) Gherkin
9 4 (5.19%) SOAP
10 2 (2.60%) J2EE
10 2 (2.60%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Social Network
2 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.60%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) Test Automation
3 16 (20.78%) TDD
4 13 (16.88%) UML
5 12 (15.58%) BDD
5 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 11 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 11 (14.29%) Web Development
7 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.99%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (12.99%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
8 9 (11.69%) OO
8 9 (11.69%) OO PHP
8 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
8 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.69%) Web Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Performance Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) C#
4 14 (18.18%) Groovy
5 10 (12.99%) SQL
6 9 (11.69%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) ISEB
2 10 (12.99%) Degree
3 9 (11.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.49%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) CA
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago