Period
to 24 July 2017

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

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 30 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 10.10% 1.17% 5.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.88% 33.33% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 27
Winchester median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +40.35% -18.57%
10th Percentile £24,950 £31,325 £21,150
90th Percentile £41,200 £47,500 £39,600
Hampshire median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -4.12% +3.03% +14.58%

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 Winchester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 64 12 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 21.55% 3.50% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 12 33
Winchester median annual salary £32,500 £34,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.80% +21.05% -24.00%
10th Percentile £21,850 £19,000 £19,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,000 £37,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +10.67%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Winchester

QA
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Salary trend for QA in Winchester

QA
Salary Histogram in Winchester

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

Salary histogram for QA in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Winchester region with a requirement for QA.

1 22 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 19 (63.33%) Software Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 16 (53.33%) Document Management
6 15 (50.00%) C#
7 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
7 14 (46.67%) PMO
8 13 (43.33%) Selenium
9 11 (36.67%) WebDriver
9 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
10 9 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (30.00%) IT Strategy
10 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
10 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
10 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Time Management
10 9 (30.00%) V-Model
10 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (30.00%) Release Management
10 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Regression Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Replication
10 9 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
12 7 (23.33%) ISTQB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Selenium
2 11 (36.67%) WebDriver
3 6 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (20.00%) JMeter
3 6 (20.00%) JUnit
3 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (20.00%) TestNG
3 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Junior
3 5 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) QA Leader
4 4 (13.33%) QA Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Product Developer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 19 (63.33%) Software Testing
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) Document Management
5 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
7 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 9 (30.00%) IT Strategy
7 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Release Management
7 9 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (30.00%) Time Management
7 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (30.00%) V-Model
7 9 (30.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) HP
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
Winchester, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago