The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 37 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.80% 3.01% 1.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 84.09% 26.83% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 3
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
44 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.22% 11.20% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 24
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

QA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

QA Salary Trend in Devon

QA
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Devon

QA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +16 32 £42,500 +37.09% 3
QA
South West

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for QA.

1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (64.06%) C#
2 41 (64.06%) Java
3 27 (42.19%) .NET
4 26 (40.63%) SQL
5 25 (39.06%) JIRA
5 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
6 23 (35.94%) DevOps
6 23 (35.94%) Scrum
7 19 (29.69%) Web Services
8 17 (26.56%) C++
8 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (25.00%) TDD
9 16 (25.00%) C
9 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
10 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
10 15 (23.44%) R
10 15 (23.44%) Objective-C
10 15 (23.44%) Apple
10 15 (23.44%) MATLAB
10 15 (23.44%) HTML
10 15 (23.44%) CSS
10 15 (23.44%) Python
10 15 (23.44%) SAS
10 15 (23.44%) RDBMS
10 15 (23.44%) Ruby
11 14 (21.88%) Degree
12 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
12 13 (20.31%) OOP

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 15 (23.44%) SAS
2 10 (15.63%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) RDBMS
1 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) JIRA
2 10 (15.63%) JUnit
2 10 (15.63%) Maven
3 9 (14.06%) NuGet
3 9 (14.06%) NUnit
4 7 (10.94%) AccuRev
4 7 (10.94%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.13%) Bower
6 2 (3.13%) Grunt
6 2 (3.13%) Selenium
6 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (4.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Software Developer
3 16 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Software Manager
5 11 (17.19%) Analyst
5 11 (17.19%) Senior Manager
6 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (10.94%) QA Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Development Manager
8 6 (9.38%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) C Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Developer in Test
9 5 (7.81%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 19 (29.69%) Web Services
3 15 (23.44%) CSS
3 15 (23.44%) HTML
4 11 (17.19%) Spring
5 10 (15.63%) SOAP
5 10 (15.63%) XML
6 9 (14.06%) NHibernate
7 5 (7.81%) JSON
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.13%) ActiveX
8 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.13%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.56%) DTV
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
3 23 (35.94%) DevOps
3 23 (35.94%) Scrum
4 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (25.00%) TDD
6 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
6 13 (20.31%) OO
6 13 (20.31%) OOP
7 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 10 (15.63%) Open Source
7 10 (15.63%) Refactoring
8 9 (14.06%) MVC
8 9 (14.06%) Project Management
9 8 (12.50%) Line Management
10 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement
11 6 (9.38%) SDLC
12 5 (7.81%) Regression Testing
13 4 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) C#
1 41 (64.06%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 17 (26.56%) C++
4 16 (25.00%) C
5 15 (23.44%) MATLAB
5 15 (23.44%) Objective-C
5 15 (23.44%) Python
5 15 (23.44%) R
5 15 (23.44%) Ruby
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 7 (10.94%) ISO 14001
2 7 (10.94%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Apple
2 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) ESRI
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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