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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 34 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.19% 4.75% 8.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 84.21% 56.25% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 5
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +2.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.26%
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
19 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.17% 8.44% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 35
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +63.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £90,000
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

QA
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 28 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) LAMP
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) PHP
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) SOAP
2 13 (65.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) Unix
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 13 (65.00%) Subversion
2 13 (65.00%) CakePHP
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
2 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
2 13 (65.00%) JSON
2 13 (65.00%) CentOS
2 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (65.00%) REST
2 13 (65.00%) PHPUnit
2 13 (65.00%) OO PHP
2 13 (65.00%) SDLC
3 12 (60.00%) CCNP
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse

QA
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 13 (65.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
1 13 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) Power BI
3 3 (15.00%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) PHPUnit
1 13 (65.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CakePHP
1 13 (65.00%) jQuery
1 13 (65.00%) JSON
1 13 (65.00%) LAMP
1 13 (65.00%) REST
1 13 (65.00%) SOAP
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) CentOS
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) OO PHP
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
2 13 (65.00%) SDLC
2 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (65.00%) PHP
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CCNP
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau
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