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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 43 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 28 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.19% 2.49% 3.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 48.28% 24.74% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 26
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,150 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £97,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
58 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.68% 10.08% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 74
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 30 May 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 30 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 +21 19 £35,000 +7.69%
Rotherham - 6 £43,750 - 1
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 36 (48.00%) SQL
2 27 (36.00%) Java
3 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (33.33%) HTML
4 19 (25.33%) Selenium
5 18 (24.00%) Spring
5 18 (24.00%) Oracle
6 17 (22.67%) User Experience
7 15 (20.00%) CSS
7 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.67%) C#
8 14 (18.67%) Windows
9 13 (17.33%) HTML5
9 13 (17.33%) Automation Testing
10 12 (16.00%) Software Architecture
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
10 12 (16.00%) MySQL
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (16.00%) ETL
10 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (16.00%) Legal
11 11 (14.67%) Logistics
11 11 (14.67%) .NET
11 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
12 10 (13.33%) Web Services
12 10 (13.33%) T-SQL

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 4 (5.33%) Node.js
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (9.33%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) GitHub
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) MySQL
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (8.00%) Power BI
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Selenium
2 10 (13.33%) HP UFT
3 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.67%) JIRA
5 7 (9.33%) MSI
6 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (8.00%) eggPlant
7 4 (5.33%) Ranorex
8 3 (4.00%) Bitbucket
8 3 (4.00%) Grunt
8 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.67%) CasperJS
9 2 (2.67%) Concordion
9 2 (2.67%) JBehave
9 2 (2.67%) JUnit
9 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.67%) TestNG
General
1 12 (16.00%) Legal
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) SQL Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 11 (14.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (14.67%) QA Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Tester
6 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 10 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Software Tester
7 8 (10.67%) Test Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) HTML
2 18 (24.00%) Spring
3 15 (20.00%) CSS
4 13 (17.33%) HTML5
5 11 (14.67%) .NET
6 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (13.33%) Web Services
7 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.33%) XML
10 3 (4.00%) JSON
10 3 (4.00%) Sass
10 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.67%) Ajax
11 2 (2.67%) Behat
11 2 (2.67%) REST
12 1 (1.33%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.33%) CSS3
12 1 (1.33%) Gherkin
12 1 (1.33%) Pixi.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) User Experience
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.67%) iPad
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.33%) Automation Testing
3 12 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.00%) ETL
3 12 (16.00%) Software Architecture
4 11 (14.67%) Logistics
5 10 (13.33%) ERP
5 10 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.33%) Web Development
6 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.33%) CRM
7 7 (9.33%) DevOps
7 7 (9.33%) Functional Testing
7 7 (9.33%) Load Testing
7 7 (9.33%) QA Automation
7 7 (9.33%) Stress Testing
8 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) SQL
2 27 (36.00%) Java
3 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.67%) C#
5 12 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (13.33%) Uniface
6 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) Section 508
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Salt
2 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) HP
3 7 (9.33%) Pegasus
3 7 (9.33%) Sage
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.00%) Google
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
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