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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 49 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.99% 2.84% 2.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.78% 42.86% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 11
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
49 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.29% 6.62% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 47
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,164 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.27%

QA
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 3 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (69.44%) C#
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) .NET
3 19 (52.78%) Degree
4 18 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (47.22%) HTML
6 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 15 (41.67%) CSS
7 15 (41.67%) Web Services
7 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
8 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (19.44%) SDLC
9 7 (19.44%) iPad
9 7 (19.44%) Django
10 6 (16.67%) Oracle
10 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Finance
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) CRM
11 4 (11.11%) Analytics
12 3 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 3 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics

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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 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) FastStats
2 1 (2.78%) Radian6
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Responsys
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.56%) RS-232
1 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) OLAP
2 3 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Developer in Test
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Junior
5 4 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Manual Tester
6 3 (8.33%) QA Manual Tester
6 3 (8.33%) QA Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Web Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 15 (41.67%) CSS
4 15 (41.67%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) Django
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.78%) FMCG
4 1 (2.78%) VHDL
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (19.44%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) CAD
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Cognos
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.78%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Telerik
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) VMware