The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 37 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.46% 3.69% 9.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.94% 37.21% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 30
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Bradford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
87 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 23.14% 9.91% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 39 65
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

QA
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Bradford region.

QA Salary Trend in Bradford

QA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Bradford

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for QA.

1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Retail
3 25 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (38.71%) Legal
5 23 (37.10%) Finance
5 23 (37.10%) Software Testing
5 23 (37.10%) Test Strategy
6 21 (33.87%) IT Governance
7 19 (30.65%) Banking
7 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
8 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Selenium
10 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
11 12 (19.35%) SoapUI
12 11 (17.74%) Project Management
13 10 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (14.52%) Service Management
15 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
16 7 (11.29%) Web Testing
16 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting
16 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
16 7 (11.29%) ITIL
16 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
16 7 (11.29%) Degree
16 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
16 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
17 6 (9.68%) Functional Testing
17 6 (9.68%) Business Process Mapping
17 6 (9.68%) Windows

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
1 1 (1.61%) Moodle
1 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Epicor Tropos
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) QlikView
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Selenium
2 12 (19.35%) SoapUI
3 5 (8.06%) MSTest
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) RIATest
5 2 (3.23%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.61%) OpenSTA
6 1 (1.61%) Rational Robot
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (41.94%) Retail
2 24 (38.71%) Legal
3 23 (37.10%) Finance
4 19 (30.65%) Banking
5 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Business Systems Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Web Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Web Test Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Lead Test Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Business IT Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) IT Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) QA Tester
7 6 (9.68%) Tester
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) Ajax
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) Flash
3 1 (1.61%) Grails
3 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) JSON
3 1 (1.61%) RESTful
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
3 1 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Animation
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.61%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (37.10%) Software Testing
3 23 (37.10%) Test Strategy
4 21 (33.87%) IT Governance
5 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
6 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
7 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
8 11 (17.74%) Project Management
9 10 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (14.52%) Service Management
11 8 (12.90%) TOGAF
12 7 (11.29%) ITIL
12 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
12 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting
12 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.29%) Web Testing
13 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (9.68%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) CEH
3 1 (1.61%) CISMP
3 1 (1.61%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) PMO
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Epicor
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Blackboard
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