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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 58 46 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.90% 2.50% 0.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.81% 28.95% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Median salary £34,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.59% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £36,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £77,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.26%
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
62 38 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.25% 8.64% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 23 57
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,899
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) Selenium
5 8 (28.57%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
9 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.29%) CRM
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics
9 4 (14.29%) SDLC
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (10.71%) Change Control
10 3 (10.71%) Cognos

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) FastStats
2 1 (3.57%) Radian6
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Responsys
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.14%) RS-232
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) OLAP
2 3 (10.71%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Junior
3 4 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.71%) Manual Tester
4 3 (10.71%) QA Leader
4 3 (10.71%) QA Manual Tester
4 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Web Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) VHDL
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) ATG
3 2 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Coremetrics
4 1 (3.57%) Crimson Hexagon
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
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