The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.01% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
QA Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 365 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 99.33% 95.80% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 249 308 340
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst across the Devon region.

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Devon

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -5 1 - -
QA Analyst
South West

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (50.00%) User Stories
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Selenium
7 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
7 4 (33.33%) C
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Ruby
8 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) SAS
8 3 (25.00%) Apple
8 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) C++
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (25.00%) R
9 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 2 (16.67%) DevOps
9 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 1 (8.33%) Web Services

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) R
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Apple