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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 50 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing QA 25 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.75% 3.20% 5.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.25% 30.85% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 36
Median salary £41,250 £31,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.92% -23.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £47,750 £47,500
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
73 94 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.96% 10.39% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 76 88
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 £21,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +15 15 £29,500 -1.66% 6
Rotherham - 4 £42,500 -
Doncaster -2 1 £46,000 +8.23%
QA
Yorkshire

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 22 (34.38%) Java
3 21 (32.81%) HTML
4 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 19 (29.69%) Oracle
6 18 (28.13%) Spring
7 15 (23.44%) Automation Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Selenium
9 13 (20.31%) Legal
9 13 (20.31%) CSS
9 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (18.75%) C#
10 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
11 11 (17.19%) ETL
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (17.19%) MySQL
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (17.19%) HP UFT
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
11 11 (17.19%) User Experience
11 11 (17.19%) Software Architecture
12 10 (15.63%) Windows
12 10 (15.63%) .NET
13 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
13 9 (14.06%) HP
13 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
13 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (9.38%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Broadband
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database 12c
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (9.38%) Power BI
4 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Selenium
2 11 (17.19%) HP UFT
3 8 (12.50%) eggPlant
3 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.50%) JIRA
4 6 (9.38%) MSI
5 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.69%) Protractor
6 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.13%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.56%) Capybara
7 1 (1.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.31%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) German Language
3 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL Developer
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Support Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Tester
6 9 (14.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Software Tester
9 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) Spring
3 13 (20.31%) CSS
4 10 (15.63%) .NET
5 9 (14.06%) HTML5
6 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.50%) Web Services
7 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.56%) CSS3
9 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.56%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) Node.js
9 1 (1.56%) Pixi.js
9 1 (1.56%) RequireJS
9 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.94%) Virtual Team
4 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.13%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Automation Testing
2 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.19%) ETL
4 11 (17.19%) Software Architecture
5 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.06%) Test Scripting
6 8 (12.50%) ERP
6 8 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.50%) QA Automation
6 8 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Stress Testing
6 8 (12.50%) Web Development
7 7 (10.94%) CMMI
7 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) CRM
8 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 22 (34.38%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.75%) C#
5 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
6 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 8 (12.50%) Uniface
6 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Section 508
2 1 (1.56%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) HP
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) Pegasus
4 6 (9.38%) Sage
4 6 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
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