The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 22 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 4.11% 0.85% 6.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 14.29% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
QA
West 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 Huddersfield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 5.48% 5.98% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 20
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £21,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

QA
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

QA Salary Trend in Huddersfield

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
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