The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 2.12% 9.48% 5.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.14% 78.57% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 2
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £22,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 Winchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 3.70% 12.07% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 7
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

QA
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

QA Salary Trend in Winchester

QA
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Winchester

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Winchester region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Thunderhead

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (50.00%) CODA
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (50.00%) Thunderhead