The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.49% 3.57% 2.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.00% 48.39% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 8
Median salary £40,500 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -22.35%
UK excluding London median salary £41,333 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.26%
QA
North 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 Harrogate region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.95% 7.38% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 14
Median salary £22,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

QA
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

QA Salary Trend in Harrogate

QA
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Harrogate

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) CentOS
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat