The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 168 181 197
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 26
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3450 4340 4844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.93% 96.70% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 3655 3972
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,550 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +4 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Wakefield - 1 - -
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) Selenium
4 14 (53.85%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
7 7 (26.92%) ISEB
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
7 7 (26.92%) SpecFlow
8 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Business Development
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) Java
10 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
10 4 (15.38%) V-Model
11 2 (7.69%) SDET
11 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (7.69%) NumPy
11 2 (7.69%) ISTQB

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
3 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
3 7 (26.92%) SpecFlow
3 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) NumPy
2 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) BDD
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Business Development
5 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 4 (15.38%) V-Model
5 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Test Management
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) QA Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) Sony