The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 43 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing QA 12 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.45% 3.15% 5.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 28.75% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 28
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £97,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
South 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 Sheffield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.95% 10.96% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 63 60
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

QA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

QA Salary Trend in Sheffield

QA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for QA.

1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 13 (25.49%) CSS
5 12 (23.53%) .NET
5 12 (23.53%) MySQL
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle
5 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (23.53%) ETL
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (23.53%) Spring
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (23.53%) Software Architecture
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
5 12 (23.53%) User Experience
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
6 11 (21.57%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) Client/Server
7 10 (19.61%) ERP
7 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
7 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 10 (19.61%) Uniface
7 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (19.61%) Logistics
7 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development

QA
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:

Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (13.73%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) MySQL
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (11.76%) Power BI
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MSI
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.88%) Protractor
3 3 (5.88%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) SQL Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Support Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Support Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (19.61%) .NET Developer
6 10 (19.61%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
3 12 (23.53%) .NET
3 12 (23.53%) Spring
4 11 (21.57%) HTML5
5 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
5 10 (19.61%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.96%) CSS3
7 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
7 1 (1.96%) Pixi.js
7 1 (1.96%) RequireJS
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) User Experience
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ETL
1 12 (23.53%) Software Architecture
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) ERP
2 10 (19.61%) Logistics
2 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (19.61%) Web Development
3 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.73%) Automation Testing
4 7 (13.73%) CRM
4 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (11.76%) SDLC
6 5 (9.80%) BDD
6 5 (9.80%) Functional Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
5 10 (19.61%) Uniface
5 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.80%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Pegasus
3 7 (13.73%) Sage
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) HP
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