The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 50 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 10 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.77% 4.78% 4.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.73% 58.62% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 15
Median salary £31,500 £43,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
QA
North 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 York region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
44 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 12.19% 8.15% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 31
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +42.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in York

QA
Salary Trend in York

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

QA Salary Trend in York

QA
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the York region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in York

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 York region with a requirement for QA.

1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Performance Analysis
4 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
4 11 (26.83%) LoadRunner
4 11 (26.83%) JMeter
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) C#
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
8 6 (14.63%) BDD
8 6 (14.63%) JIRA
8 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
9 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) QA Automation
10 4 (9.76%) Budget Control
10 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.76%) Change Control
10 4 (9.76%) HTML
10 4 (9.76%) CSS
10 4 (9.76%) XML
10 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.76%) Project Management
10 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Risk Management

QA
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Big Data
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) JMeter
1 11 (26.83%) LoadRunner
2 6 (14.63%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium
4 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) NUnit
5 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.88%) Toad
6 1 (2.44%) Calabash
6 1 (2.44%) Capybara
6 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 19 (46.34%) Tester
3 15 (36.59%) Test Analyst
4 11 (26.83%) Performance Tester
4 11 (26.83%) Web Tester
5 7 (17.07%) Software Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Software Tester
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) QA Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Information Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Systems Tester
10 2 (4.88%) Web Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) CSS3
3 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.88%) HTML5
3 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) SDLC
3 11 (26.83%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Performance Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) BDD
5 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.76%) Budget Control
7 4 (9.76%) Change Control
7 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.76%) QA Automation
7 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Resource Management
7 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
1 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
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