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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.98% 1.85% 2.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.71% 10.20% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £50,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
35 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 15.49% 18.08% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,400 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 10 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (35.71%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Service Management
8 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.29%) HTML
8 4 (14.29%) SLA
8 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 4 (14.29%) Release Management
9 3 (10.71%) Selenium
9 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
9 3 (10.71%) REST
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.71%) Android
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Boomi
1 1 (3.57%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) Java SE
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (3.57%) SAML
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Swagger
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) WPF
5 1 (3.57%) WSDL
5 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) SDLC
3 7 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Release Management
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (3.57%) Microservices
8 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) OCP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Dell
2 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com