Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Analyst
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 88 142
Rank change year-on-year -31 +54 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 13 46 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.63% 2.32% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 6
East Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £42,500 £32,500
South East median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2025 1968 2176
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.68% 99.04% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1752 1881
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,828 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +7.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in East Sussex

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in East Sussex

QA Analyst
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -44 12 £40,000 +33.33%
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) QA
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 11 (84.62%) JIRA
3 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
4 10 (76.92%) BDD
4 10 (76.92%) RESTful
4 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
4 10 (76.92%) Python
4 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) Capybara
4 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (7.69%) Product Management
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) JBoss
6 1 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
2 10 (76.92%) Capybara
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Ruby
2 10 (76.92%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA