The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 159 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +18.57%
QA Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2920 3194 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.37% 97.47% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 2523 2958
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (87.50%) Selenium
4 16 (66.67%) Scrum
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 14 (58.33%) ISEB
6 14 (58.33%) .NET
6 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
6 14 (58.33%) Manual Testing
6 14 (58.33%) Automation Testing
6 14 (58.33%) SoapUI
6 14 (58.33%) Test Strategy
7 8 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 8 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
8 7 (29.17%) JIRA
8 7 (29.17%) QA Automation
8 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Workflow
10 5 (20.83%) JMeter
10 5 (20.83%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) BDD
10 5 (20.83%) API Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Jenkins

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Selenium
2 14 (58.33%) SoapUI
3 7 (29.17%) JIRA
4 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (20.83%) JMeter
6 4 (16.67%) Gerrit
6 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
6 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.33%) JUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.17%) CasperJS
8 1 (4.17%) Concordion
8 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
8 1 (4.17%) JBehave
8 1 (4.17%) NeoLoad
8 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.17%) Behat
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 16 (66.67%) Scrum
3 14 (58.33%) Automation Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Manual Testing
3 14 (58.33%) Test Strategy
4 8 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
5 7 (29.17%) QA Automation
5 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) API Testing
7 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) OWASP
9 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ISEB
1 14 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
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