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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 60 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 20 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.68% 3.71% 4.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.64% 28.30% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 26
Median salary £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
78 106 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 10.46% 13.12% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 49
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -17 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Selby - 5 - -
Harrogate +12 4 £27,000 -36.47% 1
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
2 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
3 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (27.91%) JIRA
4 12 (27.91%) Cucumber
4 12 (27.91%) Capybara
5 10 (23.26%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) Selenium
5 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
5 10 (23.26%) QA Automation
6 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
6 9 (20.93%) Matrix Management
7 8 (18.60%) Fiddler
7 8 (18.60%) Calabash
7 8 (18.60%) Ruby
7 8 (18.60%) ISEB
7 8 (18.60%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (16.28%) C#
8 7 (16.28%) .NET
9 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Java
10 5 (11.63%) SQL
10 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.63%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC
11 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.30%) Web Services

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 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Capybara
1 12 (27.91%) Cucumber
1 12 (27.91%) JIRA
2 10 (23.26%) Selenium
3 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
4 8 (18.60%) Calabash
4 8 (18.60%) Fiddler
5 3 (6.98%) JMeter
5 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.98%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.33%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Toad
7 1 (2.33%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Test Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Project Manager
4 10 (23.26%) QA Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) QA Test Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Test Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Tester
6 7 (16.28%) IT Manager
6 7 (16.28%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (13.95%) QA Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Automation Tester
8 4 (9.30%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Software Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
9 3 (6.98%) Software Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.65%) WPF
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) JSON
5 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) CentOS
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
2 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
3 10 (23.26%) BDD
3 10 (23.26%) QA Automation
3 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
4 9 (20.93%) Matrix Management
5 8 (18.60%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) Release Management
9 3 (6.98%) TDD
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Ruby
2 7 (16.28%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) VBScript
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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