The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 36 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing QA 38 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.76% 6.62% 6.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.72% 52.75% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 58
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
QA
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 South Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
78 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.82% 12.55% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 111
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,175 £26,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,825 £57,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

QA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

QA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

QA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

QA
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 -11 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Doncaster +5 14 £37,500 +25.00%
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) JIRA
3 25 (40.32%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) Java
5 18 (29.03%) Automation Testing
6 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
6 17 (27.42%) Subversion
7 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (24.19%) Oracle
8 15 (24.19%) Functional Testing
9 14 (22.58%) DevOps
9 14 (22.58%) Windows
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) SDLC
11 12 (19.35%) OO
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (17.74%) OOD
12 11 (17.74%) SOA
12 11 (17.74%) XML
12 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
12 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
12 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (17.74%) Performance Testing
12 11 (17.74%) Regression Testing
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (16.13%) .NET
14 9 (14.52%) C#

QA
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 11 (17.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.84%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.61%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (1.61%) DB2
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) JIRA
2 17 (27.42%) Subversion
3 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle APEX
4 9 (14.52%) Selenium
4 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (12.90%) YouTrack
6 6 (9.68%) HP UFT
7 4 (6.45%) eggPlant
8 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.84%) Protractor
9 2 (3.23%) FogBugz
10 1 (1.61%) Capybara
10 1 (1.61%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.61%) TestComplete
10 1 (1.61%) TestNG
10 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Author
5 6 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Author
6 5 (8.06%) Quality Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Quality Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Tester
7 4 (6.45%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) XML
2 10 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.84%) Spring
5 2 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 5 (8.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Automation Testing
3 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
4 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.19%) Functional Testing
6 14 (22.58%) DevOps
7 13 (20.97%) SDLC
8 12 (19.35%) OO
9 11 (17.74%) OOD
9 11 (17.74%) Performance Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Regression Testing
9 11 (17.74%) SOA
9 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
10 8 (12.90%) Integration Testing
10 8 (12.90%) Logistics
10 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 8 (12.90%) TDD
10 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) SQL
2 23 (37.10%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.52%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Section 508
2 1 (1.61%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
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