The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 65 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.34% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £28,750 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
724 858 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.92% 98.06% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 602 728 743
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - 5 £25,000 -
Sheffield +8 4 £36,250 +18.85% 2
Doncaster - 1 £32,500 -
QA Engineer
Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (10.00%) User Experience
8 2 (10.00%) Big Data
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) TestNG

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) CasperJS
2 1 (5.00%) Concordion
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.00%) JBehave
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) TestNG
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Behat
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
8 1 (5.00%) API Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Separation of Concerns
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
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