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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 46 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 24 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.72% 3.24% 4.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.64% 31.00% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 37
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,750 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £84,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
55 100 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.51% 10.45% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 80 82
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +10 12 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Rotherham - 7 £42,500 -
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 37 (51.39%) SQL
2 25 (34.72%) Java
3 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.33%) HTML
4 20 (27.78%) Oracle
5 19 (26.39%) Spring
6 16 (22.22%) Selenium
7 14 (19.44%) CSS
7 14 (19.44%) Automation Testing
8 13 (18.06%) User Experience
8 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (18.06%) Legal
9 12 (16.67%) ETL
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 12 (16.67%) Windows
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (16.67%) C#
9 12 (16.67%) .NET
9 12 (16.67%) MySQL
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 12 (16.67%) Software Architecture
9 12 (16.67%) HTML5
10 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
10 11 (15.28%) HP UFT
11 10 (13.89%) Uniface
11 10 (13.89%) Web Services

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 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (9.72%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) MySQL
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (8.33%) Power BI
5 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Selenium
2 11 (15.28%) HP UFT
3 8 (11.11%) eggPlant
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA
4 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.72%) MSI
5 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.17%) Protractor
6 3 (4.17%) Ranorex
7 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.39%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.39%) Concordion
8 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.39%) JBehave
8 1 (1.39%) JUnit
8 1 (1.39%) TestNG
8 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (18.06%) Legal
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) SQL Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Tester
6 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 10 (13.89%) QA Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) HTML
2 19 (26.39%) Spring
3 14 (19.44%) CSS
4 12 (16.67%) .NET
4 12 (16.67%) HTML5
5 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
5 10 (13.89%) Web Services
6 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.78%) JSON
8 2 (2.78%) XML
9 1 (1.39%) Ajax
9 1 (1.39%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.39%) Behat
9 1 (1.39%) CSS3
9 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.39%) Node.js
9 1 (1.39%) Pixi.js
9 1 (1.39%) RequireJS
9 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) User Experience
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Client/Server
3 7 (9.72%) Virtual Team
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Automation Testing
2 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) ETL
3 12 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 10 (13.89%) ERP
4 10 (13.89%) Logistics
4 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (13.89%) Web Development
5 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 8 (11.11%) DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 8 (11.11%) QA Automation
6 8 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 7 (9.72%) CMMI
7 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) SQL
2 25 (34.72%) Java
3 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.67%) C#
4 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.89%) Uniface
5 10 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) Section 508
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
1 4 (5.56%) Salt
2 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) HP
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Pegasus
3 7 (9.72%) Sage
3 7 (9.72%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
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