The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 177 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 6 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.74% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.76% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 8
Median salary £43,750 £30,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +27.65%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
QA Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3124 3560 3883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.17% 97.27% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3011 3225
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Hampshire region.

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

QA Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough -2 6 £43,750 +59.09% 1
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) TDD
5 12 (48.00%) ISEB
5 12 (48.00%) ISTQB
6 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (36.00%) Selenium
9 8 (32.00%) Finance
9 8 (32.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) Firmware
10 7 (28.00%) C#
10 7 (28.00%) Robot Framework
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 6 (24.00%) SQL
11 6 (24.00%) XHTML
11 6 (24.00%) Web Services
11 6 (24.00%) XML
11 6 (24.00%) Content Management
11 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
11 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
12 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (20.00%) BDD
12 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 5 (20.00%) Test Management

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 7 (28.00%) Robot Framework
4 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
1 6 (24.00%) XHTML
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Content Management
6 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
8 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
10 2 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
11 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) ISEB
1 12 (48.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) SAP
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