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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 40 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.33% 3.72% 4.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 42.86% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
12 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.44% 8.67% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 29
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 24 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 10 (62.50%) OO PHP
3 10 (62.50%) CentOS
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (62.50%) PHPUnit
3 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 10 (62.50%) REST
3 10 (62.50%) JSON
3 10 (62.50%) CakePHP
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Subversion
3 10 (62.50%) LAMP
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Apache
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing

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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 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Power BI
3 2 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) PHPUnit
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CakePHP
1 10 (62.50%) jQuery
1 10 (62.50%) JSON
1 10 (62.50%) LAMP
1 10 (62.50%) REST
1 10 (62.50%) SOAP
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) CentOS
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 10 (62.50%) OO PHP
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNP
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
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Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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