The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 2.61% 2.47% 3.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.15% 9.59% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £21,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,400 £27,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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 Fareham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 73 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 13.62% 25.80% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 32
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 18 September 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) Retail
6 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (22.58%) ISEB
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
7 6 (19.35%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 5 (16.13%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
8 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) SAP
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) MVC
8 5 (16.13%) WinForms
8 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
9 4 (12.90%) Web Development
9 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Software Development Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Development Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Software Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Quality Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) WinForms
4 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 4 (12.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.45%) Physics
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
4 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) Coaching
6 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) B2B
7 3 (9.68%) B2C
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Mitel
2 2 (6.45%) Avaya
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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