Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 21 54
Rank change year-on-year -15 +33 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 5.13% 10.88% 1.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 43.06% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 3
Winchester median annual salary £40,000 £30,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.15% -32.22% +57.89%
10th Percentile £26,600 £25,750 £32,300
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 Winchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Winchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 32 72 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 13.68% 25.26% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 63 11
Winchester median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +59.57% -21.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £24,200 £19,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £65,800 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% -10.59% +2.41%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Winchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Winchester region with a requirement for QA.

1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Logistics
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Life Science
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
3 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful

QA
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 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Development Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Manual Tester
1 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) QA Manual Tester
1 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manual Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripter
2 1 (8.33%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) PeopleSoft