The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 26 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.40% 11.01% 6.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 52.17% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 16.77% 21.10% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 24
Average salary £22,250 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.55% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,325 £30,850 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Devon

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

QA
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

QA Salary Trend in Exeter

QA
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 4 (57.14%) SLA
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) CCA
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCA
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenServer
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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