The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 28 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 7.78% 7.94% 9.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.05% 55.10% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 33
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 Farnborough with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 37 49 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 14.40% 14.41% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 57
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

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Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for QA in Farnborough

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Salary Histogram in Farnborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Farnborough over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for QA.

1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) Finance
3 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 16 (48.48%) Degree
5 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (39.39%) TDD
6 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
6 13 (39.39%) Python
6 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
7 12 (36.36%) .NET
7 12 (36.36%) Java
8 11 (33.33%) Windows
9 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 9 (27.27%) BDD
10 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (27.27%) Marketing
10 9 (27.27%) Linux
10 9 (27.27%) C#
10 9 (27.27%) SAP
10 9 (27.27%) Programme Management
10 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
10 9 (27.27%) Electronics
10 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 9 (27.27%) SDLC
11 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
11 8 (24.24%) Financial Institution

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (12.12%) Apache
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) GitHub
3 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.12%) HBase
2 4 (12.12%) Parquet
3 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.12%) Gradle
3 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
3 9 (27.27%) Electronics
3 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 9 (27.27%) Marketing
4 8 (24.24%) Financial Institution
5 4 (12.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Data Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Data Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Python Developer
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Data Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) SQL Developer
4 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Java Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (12.12%) QA Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) Middleware
2 8 (24.24%) Spring
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.18%) WinForms
3 6 (18.18%) WPF
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) Ajax
5 4 (12.12%) Apache Avro
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (12.12%) Java SE
5 4 (12.12%) JSF
5 4 (12.12%) JSON
5 4 (12.12%) JSP
5 4 (12.12%) Kafka
5 4 (12.12%) PrimeFaces
5 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (12.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.12%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) TDD
2 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
3 9 (27.27%) BDD
3 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 9 (27.27%) SDLC
4 8 (24.24%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 8 (24.24%) Data Analysis
4 8 (24.24%) Prototyping
4 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
7 4 (12.12%) UML
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 12 (36.36%) Java
4 9 (27.27%) C#
4 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 8 (24.24%) R
5 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (12.12%) HDFS
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) BT
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
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