The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 185 197 219
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 4 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.49% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.50% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 3
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
QA Engineer
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
3557 4377 4940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.75% 97.94% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3606 3964
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

QA Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +14 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
QA Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, QA Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
6 2 (22.22%) e-Health
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing

QA Engineer 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Gatling
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Redmine
5 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) The Grinder
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) VisualVM
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) YourKit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) e-Health
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) New Relic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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