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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 177 186 172
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 24 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.68% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.70% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 53
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

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
4132 4731 4999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 97.79% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3715 4067
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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
Leeds +8 24 £37,500 +10.29% 2
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) QA
2 42 (87.50%) Selenium
3 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (77.08%) SQL
5 33 (68.75%) SoapUI
6 32 (66.67%) .NET
7 28 (58.33%) Test Scripting
8 21 (43.75%) WebDriver
9 19 (39.58%) ISEB
9 19 (39.58%) BDD
10 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
10 18 (37.50%) Manual Testing
11 16 (33.33%) Automation Testing
11 16 (33.33%) ISTQB
11 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 16 (33.33%) Scrum
12 15 (31.25%) C#
12 15 (31.25%) SOAP
12 15 (31.25%) SpecFlow
13 11 (22.92%) Functional Testing
14 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
14 10 (20.83%) JIRA
15 9 (18.75%) Automated Testing
15 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (18.75%) Workflow
15 9 (18.75%) Java
15 9 (18.75%) Defect Management
15 9 (18.75%) QA Automation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (87.50%) Selenium
2 33 (68.75%) SoapUI
3 21 (43.75%) WebDriver
4 16 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (31.25%) SpecFlow
6 10 (20.83%) JIRA
7 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.33%) Gerrit
7 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (8.33%) JMeter
7 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.17%) DbUnit
8 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) SOAP
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) AS400
2 2 (4.17%) iSeries
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (39.58%) BDD
4 18 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 18 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 16 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 16 (33.33%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) Functional Testing
7 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Defect Management
8 9 (18.75%) QA Automation
8 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (18.75%) Workflow
9 4 (8.33%) API Testing
9 4 (8.33%) OWASP
9 4 (8.33%) TDD
10 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.17%) Change Control
11 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) C#
3 9 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) ISEB
2 16 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (10.42%) HND
5 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) HP
2 5 (10.42%) Telerik
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
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