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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 7.69% 3.62% 5.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.45% 11.58% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Average salary £38,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,588 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.36%
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
44 95 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 16.92% 31.25% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 66 36
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,750 £19,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £48,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (72.73%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
5 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Ant
7 5 (22.73%) Maven
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Selenium
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) C
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.09%) C#
10 2 (9.09%) C++
10 2 (9.09%) Perl
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL
10 2 (9.09%) Linux

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Ant
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.09%) Gerrit
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) Toad
5 1 (4.55%) ERwin
5 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Test Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Kindle
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) QMS
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 7 (31.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Telerik
2 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
Fareham, Hampshire
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