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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 18 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.92% - 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £30,000 - £33,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 15.38% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £33,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
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

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 5 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 6 days ago