The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 8.57% 14.71% 2.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.00% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £25,500 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Eastleigh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 14.29% 29.41% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £25,500 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -46.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Eastleigh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

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Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

QA Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) EPoS
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Acronis
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

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Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Acronis