Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operational Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operational Acceptance Testing (OAT)
South West > Devon
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Devon median annual salary £27,178 - -
South West median annual salary £45,000 £53,223 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.45% +41.93% -40.00%

Operational Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 472 672 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.29% 87.39% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 406 595 505
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.48% -0.74%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing within the Devon region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 1 £27,178 -
Operational Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing 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 Devon region with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Operational Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA