The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 31 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 23 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.73% 3.28% 8.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 67.65% 51.85% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 3
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -18.94%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 Portsmouth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 27 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.94% 6.32% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 32
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +50.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

QA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

QA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for QA.

1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 21 (75.00%) MySQL
3 21 (75.00%) Scrum
4 19 (67.86%) CCNP
4 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (67.86%) SOAP
4 19 (67.86%) XML
4 19 (67.86%) Unix
4 19 (67.86%) Linux
4 19 (67.86%) Apache
4 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 19 (67.86%) PHP
4 19 (67.86%) Subversion
4 19 (67.86%) JSON
4 19 (67.86%) LAMP
4 19 (67.86%) CakePHP
4 19 (67.86%) jQuery
4 19 (67.86%) Unit Testing
4 19 (67.86%) CentOS
4 19 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (67.86%) PHPUnit
4 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
4 19 (67.86%) NoSQL
4 19 (67.86%) REST
4 19 (67.86%) OO PHP
4 19 (67.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (14.29%) Power BI
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 19 (67.86%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
2 19 (67.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) Power BI
3 4 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) PHPUnit
1 19 (67.86%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) Robot Framework
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 4 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) PHP Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Tableau Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) CakePHP
1 19 (67.86%) jQuery
1 19 (67.86%) JSON
1 19 (67.86%) LAMP
1 19 (67.86%) REST
1 19 (67.86%) SOAP
1 19 (67.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) CentOS
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
1 19 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 19 (67.86%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 19 (67.86%) OO PHP
3 19 (67.86%) SDLC
3 19 (67.86%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Decision Table
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
6 2 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CCNP
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Tableau
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) T-Plan
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Attractive + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago