The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 57 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.28% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +17.14%
QA Engineer
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
527 723 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.17% 98.77% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 464 632 530
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Ranorex

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) Ranorex
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft