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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 14 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.96% 3.30% 5.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 33.33% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 27
Median salary £30,750 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
40 72 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.46% 9.90% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 58 68
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (60.00%) SQL
2 24 (48.00%) HTML
3 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) Java
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 12 (24.00%) .NET
5 12 (24.00%) MySQL
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle
5 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (24.00%) ETL
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (24.00%) Spring
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (24.00%) Software Architecture
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 12 (24.00%) User Experience
6 11 (22.00%) HTML5
6 11 (22.00%) Windows
7 10 (20.00%) Web Services
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 10 (20.00%) ERP
7 10 (20.00%) Uniface
7 10 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Web Development
7 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework

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 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (14.00%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) MySQL
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (12.00%) Power BI
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MSI
2 5 (10.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.00%) Protractor
4 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.00%) Capybara
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (24.00%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Support Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) CSS
3 12 (24.00%) .NET
3 12 (24.00%) Spring
4 11 (22.00%) HTML5
5 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) Node.js
7 1 (2.00%) Pixi.js
7 1 (2.00%) RequireJS
7 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) User Experience
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ETL
1 12 (24.00%) Software Architecture
2 10 (20.00%) ERP
2 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) Web Development
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Automation Testing
5 7 (14.00%) CRM
5 7 (14.00%) Logistics
5 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.00%) Uniface
5 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) Pegasus
3 7 (14.00%) Sage
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) HP
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