The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire 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 70 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.44% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.21% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £27,000 £22,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £22,500 £30,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +17.14%
QA Engineer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
662 962 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.78% 99.07% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 580 810 735
Median salary £35,697 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.84% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £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 South Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sheffield +19 3 £27,000 +20.00%
QA Engineer
Yorkshire

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (8.33%) CasperJS
3 1 (8.33%) Concordion
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) JBehave
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) Behat
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) API Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Separation of Concerns
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft