The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - 173
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +5.71%
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago