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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 31 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 5.16% 4.88% 2.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 39.39% 26.03% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +41.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £26,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -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
33 73 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 13.10% 18.77% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 63
Average salary £25,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,900 £45,500
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 28 August 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (37.93%) XML
5 11 (37.93%) .NET
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (37.93%) SDLC
6 10 (34.48%) Project Management
7 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
7 9 (31.03%) ISTQB
8 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
8 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) Middleware
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (13.79%) Physics
11 4 (13.79%) Selenium
11 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.79%) Ant
11 4 (13.79%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
11 4 (13.79%) C#

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Test Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Graduate
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
1 11 (37.93%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) JSON
4 3 (10.34%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) SDLC
3 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) OOP
8 3 (10.34%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.90%) Test Management
9 2 (6.90%) MVC
9 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
2 4 (13.79%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) ISTQB
3 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Telerik
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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