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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 60 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing QA 16 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.11% 3.86% 5.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.78% 32.00% 59.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 37
Median salary £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £43,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 North Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
77 100 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.16% 12.05% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 69
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,164 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +5.27%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North 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 North Yorkshire

QA
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

QA Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

QA
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

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

QA Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

QA
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
York -11 8 £31,250 +2.45% 1
Selby +2 6 - -
Ripon - 1 £40,000 -
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (30.95%) Capybara
4 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
4 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
5 11 (26.19%) JIRA
6 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 10 (23.81%) Selenium
7 9 (21.43%) Matrix Management
7 9 (21.43%) Fiddler
7 9 (21.43%) Ruby
7 9 (21.43%) Calabash
7 9 (21.43%) QA Automation
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (16.67%) Java
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.90%) BDD
10 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.90%) C#
11 4 (9.52%) .NET
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.52%) ISEB
11 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
11 4 (9.52%) SDLC
11 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
12 3 (7.14%) Degree
12 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

QA
Top Related IT Skills in North 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:

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Capybara
1 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
2 11 (26.19%) JIRA
3 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.81%) Selenium
4 9 (21.43%) Calabash
4 9 (21.43%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Toad
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Games
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 11 (26.19%) QA Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) QA Test Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Test Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) IT Manager
5 7 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Tester
6 5 (11.90%) Software Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
7 4 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Software Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) QA Automation Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (4.76%) WPF
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) CentOS
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (21.43%) Matrix Management
4 9 (21.43%) QA Automation
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.76%) High Availability
9 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Ruby
2 7 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
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