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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 47 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 2.21% 3.28% 4.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.18% 13.51% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £29,125 £27,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,875 £42,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
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 74 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 12.13% 24.26% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 36
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,900 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £45,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 October 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 9 (28.13%) jQuery
5 9 (28.13%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) Retail
7 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (21.88%) ISEB
7 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.63%) Ajax
9 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) SAP
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.63%) MVC
9 5 (15.63%) WinForms
10 4 (12.50%) XHTML
10 4 (12.50%) Internet
10 4 (12.50%) C++

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Software Manager
3 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.63%) WinForms
4 5 (15.63%) Ajax
5 4 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Physics
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) EPoS
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) B2B
6 3 (9.38%) B2C
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
4 4 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) VBScript
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Avaya
2 3 (9.38%) Mitel
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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