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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 54 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing QA 36 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.15% 4.99% 4.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.03% 41.67% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 31
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 North Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
116 120 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.36% 11.96% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 78 106 71
Median salary £41,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.90% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 28 May 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 28 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
York -5 19 £31,500 -27.58% 3
Harrogate -5 6 £50,000 +66.66%
Skipton +6 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Selby - 2 £35,000 -
Knaresborough - 1 £43,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Java
3 17 (23.94%) SDLC
4 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
5 14 (19.72%) JIRA
6 13 (18.31%) Degree
7 12 (16.90%) SQL
7 12 (16.90%) ISEB
7 12 (16.90%) LoadRunner
7 12 (16.90%) JMeter
7 12 (16.90%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.08%) Finance
9 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
9 10 (14.08%) C#
10 9 (12.68%) Test Scripting
10 9 (12.68%) XML
11 8 (11.27%) jQuery
11 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
11 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
12 7 (9.86%) Selenium
12 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
13 6 (8.45%) Scrum
13 6 (8.45%) Web Services
13 6 (8.45%) JSON
13 6 (8.45%) Manual Testing
13 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.45%) BDD
13 6 (8.45%) Functional 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Wireless
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) Big Data
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) JIRA
2 12 (16.90%) JMeter
2 12 (16.90%) LoadRunner
3 7 (9.86%) Selenium
4 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.04%) Redmine
4 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.23%) NUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.82%) Toad
7 1 (1.41%) Calabash
7 1 (1.41%) Capybara
7 1 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.41%) MSTest
7 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Electronics
2 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Analyst
2 29 (40.85%) Tester
3 25 (35.21%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Performance Tester
4 12 (16.90%) Web Tester
5 10 (14.08%) Software Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Junior
7 6 (8.45%) Junior Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Software Tester
8 5 (7.04%) QA Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Quality Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Test Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Design Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) XML
2 8 (11.27%) jQuery
3 6 (8.45%) JSON
3 6 (8.45%) Web Services
4 5 (7.04%) RESTful
5 4 (5.63%) CSS
5 4 (5.63%) HTML
6 3 (4.23%) .NET
7 2 (2.82%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.82%) SOAP
8 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.41%) CSS3
8 1 (1.41%) DOM
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.41%) WCF
8 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.23%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.23%) Smart Energy
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.41%) Handset
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 2 (2.82%) CentOS
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.94%) SDLC
3 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
4 12 (16.90%) Performance Analysis
5 11 (15.49%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.68%) Test Scripting
7 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
7 8 (11.27%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
9 6 (8.45%) BDD
9 6 (8.45%) Functional Testing
9 6 (8.45%) Manual Testing
9 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) Project Management
10 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.04%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) SQL
3 10 (14.08%) C#
3 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) C
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) ISEB
3 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) TOWER Software
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago