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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 52 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 22 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.96% 5.25% 3.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.19% 42.00% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 36
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,800
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.09%
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
84 100 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.32% 12.50% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 63 79 98
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 September 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 September 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 -2 15 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Rotherham - 2 £42,500 -
Doncaster -7 1 £46,000 +53.33%
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 18 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) Selenium
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (31.11%) JIRA
4 14 (31.11%) C#
5 13 (28.89%) HP UFT
5 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (24.44%) Oracle
6 11 (24.44%) HP
7 10 (22.22%) Spring
7 10 (22.22%) Load Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Stress Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (22.22%) eggPlant
8 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team
8 9 (20.00%) Section 508
8 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.00%) CMMI
8 9 (20.00%) Legal
8 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.78%) QA Automation
9 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
10 6 (13.33%) CSS
10 6 (13.33%) HTML
10 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing

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 (2.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) DB2
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 15 (33.33%) Selenium
2 14 (31.11%) JIRA
3 13 (28.89%) HP UFT
4 10 (22.22%) eggPlant
5 5 (11.11%) Subversion
6 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.67%) Protractor
6 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.67%) YouTrack
7 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.44%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.22%) Capybara
8 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) German Language
2 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Java Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Tester
3 6 (13.33%) Author
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Author
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Software Quality Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Test Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Spring
2 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (13.33%) CSS
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 10 (22.22%) Stress Testing
5 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.00%) CMMI
5 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.78%) QA Automation
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
7 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.11%) BDD
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) Section 508
2 1 (2.22%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) HP
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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