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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 170 174 184
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 6 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 11
Median salary £57,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.68% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3064 3351 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.87% 98.01% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2582 2888 3238
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 3 December 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 -7 5 £57,500 +109.09%
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 15 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (80.00%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (40.00%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (40.00%) Test Management
6 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) ISEB
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Ruby
7 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
8 4 (26.67%) Marketing
8 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (26.67%) Programme 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Test Management
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
5 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft