Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £27,178 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Test Analyst
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 77 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.19% 1.31% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.34% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Devon median annual salary £27,178 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.51% +20.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,307 £31,250 £19,600
90th Percentile £29,048 £40,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year +1.35% +18.40% +16.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 508 744 602
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 97.25% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 394 655 530
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,775 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Devon

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Devon

QA Test 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 Test Analyst within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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 -
QA Test Analyst
South West

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, QA Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

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
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

QA Test 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
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