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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 34 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 18.68% 5.29% 2.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 82.93% 60.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 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
Devon

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
41 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.53% 8.82% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 22
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,650 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £36,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 30 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 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 Exeter region with a requirement for QA.

1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Java
3 30 (58.82%) C#
4 26 (50.98%) .NET
5 21 (41.18%) Test Automation
6 20 (39.22%) Web Services
7 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
7 18 (35.29%) Relational Database
8 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (29.41%) TDD
10 14 (27.45%) JIRA
10 14 (27.45%) DevOps
11 12 (23.53%) Spring
11 12 (23.53%) Scrum
12 11 (21.57%) XML
12 11 (21.57%) JUnit
12 11 (21.57%) Maven
12 11 (21.57%) Refactoring
13 10 (19.61%) Open Source
13 10 (19.61%) SaaS
13 10 (19.61%) SOAP
13 10 (19.61%) Windows
13 10 (19.61%) Linux
13 10 (19.61%) Apache
14 9 (17.65%) SLA
14 9 (17.65%) MVC
14 9 (17.65%) Process Improvement
14 9 (17.65%) NHibernate
14 9 (17.65%) NUnit

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 10 (19.61%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 18 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) JIRA
2 11 (21.57%) JUnit
2 11 (21.57%) Maven
3 9 (17.65%) NuGet
3 9 (17.65%) NUnit
4 7 (13.73%) AccuRev
4 7 (13.73%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Grunt
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Marketing
1 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Software Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Software Manager
5 11 (21.57%) Senior Manager
6 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Analyst
8 7 (13.73%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (11.76%) Development Manager
10 5 (9.80%) C Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C/C++ Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C++ Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (9.80%) C++/C# Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Developer in Test
10 5 (9.80%) Objective-C Developer
10 5 (9.80%) Python Developer
11 4 (7.84%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) Web Services
3 12 (23.53%) Spring
4 11 (21.57%) XML
5 10 (19.61%) SOAP
6 9 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 7 (13.73%) JSON
8 5 (9.80%) CSS
8 5 (9.80%) HTML
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.96%) ActiveX
9 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.96%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) DTV
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (29.41%) TDD
5 14 (27.45%) DevOps
6 12 (23.53%) Scrum
7 11 (21.57%) Refactoring
8 10 (19.61%) Open Source
9 9 (17.65%) MVC
9 9 (17.65%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) OO
10 5 (9.80%) OOP
10 5 (9.80%) Project Management
10 5 (9.80%) SDLC
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Web Development
12 2 (3.92%) Product Management
12 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) C++
5 5 (9.80%) C
5 5 (9.80%) MATLAB
5 5 (9.80%) Objective-C
5 5 (9.80%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) R
5 5 (9.80%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
2 7 (13.73%) ISO 14001
2 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kibana
1 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Apple
2 2 (3.92%) ESRI
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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