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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 21 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.26% 12.73% 0.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 46.51% 87.50% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 0
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 19.91% 14.55% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 12
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,296 £26,750 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 17 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Exeter

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 8 (33.33%) JIRA
6 8 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) Python
7 7 (29.17%) SAS
7 7 (29.17%) Apple
7 7 (29.17%) MATLAB
7 7 (29.17%) Workflow
7 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) JSON
7 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) Pandas
7 7 (29.17%) Jupyter
8 6 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
8 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.83%) MVC

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 (29.17%) Jupyter
1 7 (29.17%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) GIS
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
1 13 (54.17%) QA Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 7 (29.17%) JSON
2 7 (29.17%) Pandas
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
2 7 (29.17%) Workflow
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) MATLAB
3 7 (29.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) R
5 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Apple
2 6 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
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