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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 42 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.94% 6.22% 7.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.03% 64.86% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 14
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £38,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
31 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.13% 9.59% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 28
Median salary £27,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.47% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in York

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (50.00%) Capybara
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Selenium
5 7 (38.89%) Fiddler
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 7 (38.89%) Calabash
5 7 (38.89%) QA Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (22.22%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (16.67%) WPF
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) Retail
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Capybara
1 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
3 7 (38.89%) Calabash
3 7 (38.89%) Fiddler
3 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) QA Automation Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) QA Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) QA Test Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Manual Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (38.89%) QA Automation
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Video Processing
8 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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