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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 63 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 19 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.50% 4.06% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.69% 30.25% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 26
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £40,700 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
64 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 8.43% 13.42% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 103 80
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -13 9 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Harrogate +6 8 £27,500 -35.29% 1
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
4 11 (29.73%) ISEB
5 10 (27.03%) JIRA
6 9 (24.32%) Selenium
6 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
6 9 (24.32%) Capybara
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (24.32%) QA Automation
6 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Calabash
8 7 (18.92%) Matrix Management
8 7 (18.92%) Fiddler
8 7 (18.92%) Ruby
8 7 (18.92%) .NET
8 7 (18.92%) C#
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
10 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.51%) XML
11 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.81%) Web Services
11 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
12 3 (8.11%) Gherkin

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 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) JIRA
2 9 (24.32%) Capybara
2 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
2 9 (24.32%) Selenium
3 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.92%) Calabash
4 7 (18.92%) Fiddler
5 3 (8.11%) JMeter
5 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
5 3 (8.11%) TestComplete
6 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) NUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
1 12 (32.43%) Test Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) QA Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) QA Test Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Test Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) QA Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Tester
5 5 (13.51%) IT Manager
5 5 (13.51%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Manual Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Programme Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) REST
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
6 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
4 9 (24.32%) QA Automation
4 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.92%) BDD
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (18.92%) Matrix Management
6 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Release Management
9 3 (8.11%) SDLC
10 2 (5.41%) API Testing
10 2 (5.41%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) C#
1 7 (18.92%) Ruby
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Google
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