Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Horsham with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Sussex > Horsham
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 41 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 9.15% 4.35% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 70.69% 48.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 2
Horsham median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +91.49% +8.46%
10th Percentile £40,450 £38,000 £32,525
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £38,175
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +5.62%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Horsham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Horsham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 58 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 12.95% 9.06% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 10
Horsham median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +38.46%
10th Percentile £42,500 £19,000 £31,913
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,725
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Horsham.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Horsham

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Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Salary trend for QA in Horsham

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Salary Histogram in Horsham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Horsham over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for QA in Horsham

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Horsham region with a requirement for QA.

1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Test Automation
3 21 (51.22%) ISTQB
3 21 (51.22%) ISEB
4 11 (26.83%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
7 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
8 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.07%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
8 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
8 7 (17.07%) API Development
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (14.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 6 (14.63%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (14.63%) JIRA
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (14.63%) Six Sigma
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (9.76%) SQL
10 4 (9.76%) Java
10 4 (9.76%) Programme Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 2 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) Yammer
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) QA Manager
1 21 (51.22%) QA Test Manager
1 21 (51.22%) Software Manager
1 21 (51.22%) Software QA Manager
1 21 (51.22%) Software Test Manager
1 21 (51.22%) Test Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Development Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
3 4 (9.76%) Programme Coordinator
3 4 (9.76%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (9.76%) QA Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) QA Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
1 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
1 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
1 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
1 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Test Automation
3 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.07%) API Development
5 7 (17.07%) MVC
6 6 (14.63%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 6 (14.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (14.63%) Six Sigma
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.88%) Line Management
8 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) ISEB
1 21 (51.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) APMP
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) SAP