Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 2.88% 6.21% 5.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.29% 33.96% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 29
Fareham median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,300 £24,100
90th Percentile £74,250 £57,500 £46,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +12.03% -1.25%

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 69 106 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fareham 14.20% 18.28% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 100 77
Fareham median annual salary £26,750 £33,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.15% - +11.67%
10th Percentile £17,250 £21,350 £19,100
90th Percentile £54,250 £57,500 £48,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Fareham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Fareham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Fareham region with a requirement for QA.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing

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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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Chief Technical Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Handset
1 1 (7.14%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Product Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) IC Design
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) AWK
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Tcl
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cadence
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware