The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 27 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.10% 0.92% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Plymouth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.20% 0.92% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £16,500 £27,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

QA
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Plymouth region.

QA Salary Trend in Plymouth

QA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Plymouth, Devon
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