The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 52 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.36% 0.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  

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 357 286 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.75% 99.65% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 331 258 299
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

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 28 March 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 - 5 £35,000 -
QA Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
4 7 (38.89%) SOASTA, Inc
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Apple
7 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) R
7 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Jupyter
1 4 (22.22%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
1 7 (38.89%) SoapUI
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) JSON
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SOASTA, Inc
2 4 (22.22%) Apple