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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 16.67% 2.55% 2.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.68% 50.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 3
Median salary £65,000 £28,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+128.07% +1.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
37 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.02% 5.10% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 19
Median salary £65,000 £34,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+91.17% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £27,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £34,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 6 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 6 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 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) C#
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 22 (52.38%) .NET
4 21 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) TDD
5 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (33.33%) DevOps
7 13 (30.95%) JIRA
8 12 (28.57%) Scrum
8 12 (28.57%) Web Services
9 10 (23.81%) SOAP
9 10 (23.81%) Windows
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) Apache
9 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
9 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 10 (23.81%) Open Source
9 10 (23.81%) SaaS
10 7 (16.67%) AccuRev
10 7 (16.67%) TeamCity
10 7 (16.67%) Refactoring
10 7 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (16.67%) JUnit
10 7 (16.67%) Spring
10 7 (16.67%) Maven
10 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
10 7 (16.67%) ISO 14001
11 6 (14.29%) C++

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 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 7 (16.67%) JUnit
2 7 (16.67%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 5 (11.90%) NuGet
3 5 (11.90%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.38%) Bower
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Software Manager
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Senior Manager
3 11 (26.19%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.90%) C Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C/C++ Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C++ Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C++/C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer in Test
5 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Objective-C Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Python Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) Web Services
3 10 (23.81%) SOAP
4 7 (16.67%) Spring
4 7 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 5 (11.90%) NHibernate
6 3 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.38%) ActiveX
7 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.38%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 14 (33.33%) DevOps
5 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 10 (23.81%) Open Source
7 7 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) MVC
8 5 (11.90%) OO
8 5 (11.90%) OOP
8 5 (11.90%) Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Web Development
11 2 (4.76%) Product Management
11 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) C
4 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
4 5 (11.90%) Objective-C
4 5 (11.90%) Python
4 5 (11.90%) R
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 6 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Apple
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) ESRI
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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