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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 21 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.09% 9.17% 4.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 65.63% 84.62% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 3
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
32 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 13.85% 10.83% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 19
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.02%

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

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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 7 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
5 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (27.59%) JIRA
6 8 (27.59%) XML
7 7 (24.14%) .NET
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) Python
7 7 (24.14%) SAS
7 7 (24.14%) Apple
7 7 (24.14%) MATLAB
7 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) Workflow
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Pandas
7 7 (24.14%) Jupyter
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 5 (17.24%) GIS
9 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
9 5 (17.24%) Selenium

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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 (24.14%) Jupyter
1 7 (24.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.24%) GIS
2 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
2 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) NuGet
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) QA Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) QA Test Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
7 4 (13.79%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Data Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Software Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) JSON
2 7 (24.14%) Pandas
2 7 (24.14%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML5
3 4 (13.79%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (13.79%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
2 7 (24.14%) Workflow
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
5 3 (10.34%) BPR
5 3 (10.34%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) MATLAB
4 7 (24.14%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) R
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Apple
2 5 (17.24%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Verint
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
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