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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 57 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.15% 2.96% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.95% 30.61% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 3
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%

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
38 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.44% 9.66% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 30
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £53,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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

QA
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 21 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (86.21%) C#
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) HTML
4 17 (58.62%) Degree
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
6 15 (51.72%) CSS
6 15 (51.72%) Web Services
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (24.14%) iPad
8 7 (24.14%) SDLC
8 7 (24.14%) Django
9 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
11 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.45%) FastStats
12 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
12 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
12 1 (3.45%) WebDriver

QA
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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) FastStats
1 1 (3.45%) Radian6
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Responsys
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Developer in Test
3 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Junior
4 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Junior Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
4 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) Django
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (24.14%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Software Testing
3 7 (24.14%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.45%) OpenUP
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) System Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Coremetrics
3 1 (3.45%) Crimson Hexagon
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Telerik
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago