The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 28 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 6.76% 11.51% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.56% 69.57% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 1
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Exeter region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
43 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 20.77% 16.55% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 6
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,155 £29,750 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of job ads across the Exeter region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Exeter region with a requirement for QA.

1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) JSON
5 9 (29.03%) JIRA
6 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
7 7 (22.58%) Pandas
7 7 (22.58%) Jupyter
7 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) TDD
7 7 (22.58%) Python
7 7 (22.58%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 7 (22.58%) Workflow
7 7 (22.58%) SAS
7 7 (22.58%) Web Services
7 7 (22.58%) Apple
7 7 (22.58%) MATLAB
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) Selenium
8 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 7 (22.58%) Jupyter
1 7 (22.58%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) GIS
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Selenium
2 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.45%) Banking
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) QA Analyst
3 12 (38.71%) Test Analyst
4 10 (32.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (25.81%) Developer
6 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Software Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Data Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (9.68%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) XML
2 9 (29.03%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) Pandas
3 7 (22.58%) Web Services
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (12.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 7 (22.58%) Workflow
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (12.90%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) MATLAB
4 7 (22.58%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) R
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Apple
2 6 (19.35%) SOASTA, Inc
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