The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 30 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 3.89% 4.94% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 58.33% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
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 Worthing region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 6.67% 19.75% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Median salary £52,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £18,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

QA
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

QA Salary Trend in Worthing

QA
Salary Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Worthing

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 23 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 Worthing region with a requirement for QA.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) API Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) Confluence
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Groovy
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Java

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 5 (45.45%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) API Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Usability Testing
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Groovy
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Scala
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Atlassian