The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.70% - 3.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £30,000 - £35,375
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 Plymouth region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.51% 5.13% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Median salary £52,500 £28,250 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.84% -15.03%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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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

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago