The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Analyst
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 56 43
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.17% 1.45% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.52% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.55% +1.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,625 £22,125
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,375 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 312 330 366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.89% 95.93% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1235 1535
Median salary £36,742 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.05% -5.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,497 £25,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Devon

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Devon.

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Devon

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 7 £32,500 +4.83% 1
QA Analyst
South West

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet

QA Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
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