The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 43 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 3.58% 5.10% 1.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.33% 30.43% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 5
Median salary £35,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Crawley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 30 69 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 8.26% 16.75% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 32
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Crawley

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Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Salary trend for QA in Crawley

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Salary Histogram in Crawley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Crawley over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Crawley

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Crawley region with a requirement for QA.

1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
2 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
3 9 (39.13%) OO
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) XML
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Web Development
3 9 (39.13%) JSON
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
3 9 (39.13%) LAMP
3 9 (39.13%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) OO PHP
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Time Management
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) SDET
8 3 (13.04%) Python

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
2 7 (30.43%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) NUnit
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Tester
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Test Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
1 9 (39.13%) jQuery
1 9 (39.13%) JSON
1 9 (39.13%) LAMP
1 9 (39.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
2 9 (39.13%) OO
2 9 (39.13%) OO PHP
2 9 (39.13%) Web Development
3 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
7 1 (4.35%) QA Automation
7 1 (4.35%) System Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SDET
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Atlantic
Salary: Competitive plus benefits including 7 flights per year (tax payable)
Posted: 25 days ago