The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 25 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing QA 8 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 5.16% 6.45% 4.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.44% 47.06% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +83.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
QA
Yorkshire

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 East Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 11.61% 13.71% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% +63.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,400 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the East Yorkshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

QA
Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in East Yorkshire

QA
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hull -5 7 £41,250 +25.00% 1
Goole -7 1 £37,500 -
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) SLA
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (20.00%) Presales
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) C++
8 2 (10.00%) CTI
8 2 (10.00%) VXML
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) IVR

QA
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire 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 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) CTI
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) CasperJS
4 1 (5.00%) Concordion
4 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.00%) JBehave
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Head of QA
3 5 (25.00%) Head of Testing
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Communications
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Test
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.00%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 2 (10.00%) VXML
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Behat
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Presales
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Verint
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) HP
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