The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Eastleigh with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Eastleigh
Rank - 12 14
Permanent jobs citing QA 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Eastleigh - 6.45% 6.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 26.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £26,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Eastleigh with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Eastleigh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 6 15 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Eastleigh 12.50% 24.19% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,750 £64,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Eastleigh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Eastleigh citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Eastleigh

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Salary Trend in Eastleigh

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

Salary trend for QA in Eastleigh

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Eastleigh region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle