The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Fareham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 29 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 7.51% 1.54% 1.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 6.45% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £24,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
87 62 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 22.54% 23.94% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 22
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Hampshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

QA
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

QA Salary Trend in Fareham

QA
Salary Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) ISEB
4 10 (25.64%) jQuery
5 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Retail
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) MVC
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.38%) Ajax
9 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.82%) WinForms
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) OO
9 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) SAP
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.82%) Java
9 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (10.26%) C++

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Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fareham 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.

Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Games
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Software Manager
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Development Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software Development Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) jQuery
3 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) Ajax
5 5 (12.82%) WinForms
5 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.26%) XHTML
7 2 (5.13%) JSP
8 1 (2.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) EPoS
3 2 (5.13%) Firmware
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.13%) Learning Management System
3 2 (5.13%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
1 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) OO
7 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.26%) Resource Management
7 4 (10.26%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) B2B
8 3 (7.69%) B2C
9 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C++
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) C
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) SAP
2 2 (5.13%) Avaya
2 2 (5.13%) Mitel
3 1 (2.56%) Telerik
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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