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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 51 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.04% 1.30% 1.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.08% 5.00% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
59 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 20.49% 25.97% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 38
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,450 £17,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Kindle
5 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) ERwin
2 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
2 1 (11.11%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Kindle
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) QMS
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
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