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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.48% 10.74% 6.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.79% 54.17% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 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 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
29 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 18.01% 19.83% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 25
Average salary £24,250 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.67% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,325 £30,900 £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 25 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 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 25 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%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
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%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
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%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
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%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
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
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
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%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
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%) WSUS
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
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%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago