Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 58 47
Rank change year-on-year +40 -11 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 48 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 10.28% 3.85% 4.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 69.57% 25.58% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 24
Fareham median annual salary £42,000 £48,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.40% +6.59% +21.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,450 £31,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +9.76%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Fareham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 69 86 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 14.78% 15.06% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 81 93
Fareham median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -3.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £17,250 £19,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +1.09%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fareham.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Fareham

QA
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Salary trend for QA in Fareham

QA
Salary Histogram in Fareham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Fareham over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for QA in Fareham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Fareham region with a requirement for QA.

1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) PHP
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 17 (35.42%) JIRA
5 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
5 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
6 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
6 13 (27.08%) Selenium
6 13 (27.08%) TDD
7 12 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (25.00%) Python
7 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (22.92%) Marketing
8 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
9 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
9 10 (20.83%) LoadRunner
9 10 (20.83%) SQL
9 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 10 (20.83%) Maven
9 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (20.83%) Test Management
9 10 (20.83%) Cucumber
9 10 (20.83%) BDD
9 10 (20.83%) Gherkin
10 9 (18.75%) C++
10 9 (18.75%) HTML
10 9 (18.75%) CSS
10 9 (18.75%) Project Management
11 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 4 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (14.58%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) 3ds Max
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) JIRA
2 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (27.08%) Selenium
4 10 (20.83%) Cucumber
4 10 (20.83%) LoadRunner
4 10 (20.83%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Marketing
1 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Multimedia
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Test Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) Product Manager
4 11 (22.92%) QA Analyst
5 10 (20.83%) QA Engineer
5 10 (20.83%) QA Test Analyst
5 10 (20.83%) QA Test Engineer
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
9 5 (10.42%) UI Developer
9 5 (10.42%) UI/UX Developer
9 5 (10.42%) UX Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Web UI Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Web UI/UX Developer
9 5 (10.42%) Website Developer
10 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Gherkin
2 9 (18.75%) CSS
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) CSS3
3 5 (10.42%) HTML5
4 4 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.08%) MFC
5 1 (2.08%) REST
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) STL
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) e-Learning
1 7 (14.58%) Graphic Design
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Photography
3 5 (10.42%) Video Editing
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.17%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) Animation
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) TDD
2 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
3 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (20.83%) BDD
4 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Test Management
4 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Project Management
6 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.58%) Kanban
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.50%) Instructional Design
8 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Web Design
9 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
9 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) PHP
3 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) Python
5 10 (20.83%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) C
8 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.25%) Java
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.25%) PMP
3 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Adobe
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle