The first table below looks at the demand for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the East Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 17 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 8.76% 2.35% 12.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 11.76% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £27,000 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 13.14% 20.00% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 9
Average salary £25,500 £22,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.08% -33.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £43,800 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the East Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

QA
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

QA Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Hull 0 12 £27,000 +12.50%
Hessle - 1 £18,000 -
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Yorkshire

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA.

1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 8 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region citing QA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft