The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 57 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.90% 2.83% 4.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 61.90% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 8
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.38% 4.57% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 10
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,050 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in York

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the York region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 10 (33.33%) .NET
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Ajax
5 6 (20.00%) NuGet
6 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 5 (16.67%) DevOps
6 5 (16.67%) PuTTY
6 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 5 (16.67%) SSH
6 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (16.67%) CentOS
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.67%) Memcached
6 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.67%) Internet
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) J2EE

QA
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the York region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Apache
1 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
1 5 (16.67%) SSH
1 5 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) NuGet
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 4 (13.33%) JMeter
4 4 (13.33%) eggPlant
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Firebug
6 1 (3.33%) MorphX
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (20.00%) Ajax
3 5 (16.67%) Memcached
3 5 (16.67%) J2EE
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) HTML
7 1 (3.33%) DOM
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Usability Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Process Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Data Security
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) logstash
2 2 (6.67%) Kibana
2 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Google
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