The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 64 50 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.01% 1.54% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.92% 20.59% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 1
Median salary £36,000 £38,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% -42.96%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.86% 7.49% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 48
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,250 £29,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,199
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

QA Salary Trend in Basingstoke

QA
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for QA.

1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) hybris
6 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) ISEB
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Change Control
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
8 4 (14.81%) C#
9 3 (11.11%) CMMI
9 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
9 3 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.11%) PHP
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.41%) RS-232
1 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) OLAP
1 3 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Tester
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Quality Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (11.11%) Junior
3 3 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) QA Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Software Quality Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Tester
4 2 (7.41%) QA Manual Tester
4 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Ajax
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS3
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) HTML5
2 3 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.70%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Change Control
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
9 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.11%) CMMI
9 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 3 (11.11%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) hybris
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
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