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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 50 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.40% 2.36% 2.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.05% 30.56% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £62,500 £50,000
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 Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.57% 7.73% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 74
Median salary £37,500 £54,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +40.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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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 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

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

1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
4 10 (37.04%) Degree
4 10 (37.04%) Ruby
4 10 (37.04%) PHP
4 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
4 10 (37.04%) hybris
4 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
5 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) OOP
5 9 (33.33%) OO
6 8 (29.63%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) Ajax
7 7 (25.93%) Web Design
7 7 (25.93%) CMS
7 7 (25.93%) jQuery
7 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
7 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 7 (25.93%) CSS3
7 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design

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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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 3 (11.11%) Robotium
4 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) UI Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Quality Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Software Quality Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Software Test Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Director
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Services Director
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) Ajax
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) CSS3
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
2 7 (25.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Scrum
2 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
3 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
4 9 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (33.33%) OOP
4 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
5 7 (25.93%) Web Design
6 5 (18.52%) Change Control
6 5 (18.52%) SDLC
6 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) PHP
2 10 (37.04%) Ruby
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) hybris
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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