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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 45 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.43% 6.71% 3.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.09% 42.31% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 8
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% +102.12%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 28.35% 15.85% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 25 24
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £33,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Games
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Testing
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) HND
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Software Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Instructor
4 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) JSP
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Flash
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.67%) Photography
3 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Testing
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) HND
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Telerik
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Posted: 2 days ago
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