The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aldershot region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 9.47% 7.34% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.71% 88.89% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Hampshire

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 Aldershot region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Aldershot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 36.84% 8.26% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 13
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

QA
Salary Trend in Aldershot

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

QA Salary Trend in Aldershot

QA
Salary Histogram in Aldershot

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Aldershot region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Aldershot

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Aldershot region with a requirement for QA.

1 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
4 8 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) Workflow
4 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 8 (28.57%) Reinsurance
4 8 (28.57%) Presales
4 8 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
5 7 (25.00%) Testopia
5 7 (25.00%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 7 (25.00%) V-Model
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (25.00%) Ranorex
5 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (25.00%) Selenium
5 7 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
5 7 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 7 (25.00%) RUP
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 7 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
1 7 (25.00%) Testopia
2 5 (17.86%) JUnit
3 4 (14.29%) MSI
3 4 (14.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Business Consultant
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
1 7 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) J2EE Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Java Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Packager
5 3 (10.71%) QA Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Product Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) EJB
1 5 (17.86%) EJB 3.0
1 5 (17.86%) J2EE
1 5 (17.86%) Servlets
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
1 5 (17.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Reinsurance
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Life Science
4 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 4 (14.29%) Windows NT
1 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
3 8 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
3 8 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Presales
3 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 8 (28.57%) Workflow
4 7 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 7 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) RUP
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (25.00%) V-Model
5 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) VB
4 4 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (14.29%) AppDNA
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) AppSense
3 4 (14.29%) BMC
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) VMware