The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Tester 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 77 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
898 707 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.73% 96.19% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 774 632 670
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Tester
Yorkshire

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

QA Tester
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

QA Tester Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

QA Tester
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 Tester within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Sheffield - 6 £42,500 -
QA Tester
Yorkshire

QA Tester
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited QA Tester 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 Tester in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Behat

QA Tester
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited QA Tester 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Behat
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA