The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
South East / East Sussex
Rank 70 86 110
Rank change year-on-year +16 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 17 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.90% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.84% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

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

IT Job Roles
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 879 956 1126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.99% 98.56% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 797 866 957
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 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
Brighton +20 17 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (61.29%) Regression Testing
2 19 (61.29%) SDLC
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) .NET
4 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
5 13 (41.94%) Performance Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Selenium
7 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
8 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
9 8 (25.81%) C#
9 8 (25.81%) Java
10 6 (19.35%) JUnit
10 6 (19.35%) JMeter
10 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
10 6 (19.35%) Functional Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (19.35%) SDET
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.90%) TDD
12 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (12.90%) BDD
13 3 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
13 3 (9.68%) Open Source
13 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
13 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
13 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Selenium
2 10 (32.26%) WebDriver
3 6 (19.35%) JMeter
3 6 (19.35%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Regression Testing
1 19 (61.29%) SDLC
2 13 (41.94%) Performance Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
4 6 (19.35%) Functional Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) C#
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (19.35%) SDET
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft