The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Winchester region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 28 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 4.76% 1.15% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 11.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 7.14% 9.96% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 5
Average salary £27,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.09% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Hampshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Primavera
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.76%) MS Access
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) MS Project

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Tester
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Tester
4 4 (23.53%) Test Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Primavera
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle