The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Analyst
England / Yorkshire
Rank 218 228 233
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 14 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 34
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5142 6233 7123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 97.04% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4410 5207 5861
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +1 5 £27,500 -21.42% 2
North Yorkshire -1 5 £27,500 - 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, QA Analyst 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 Yorkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) QA
2 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Selenium
4 14 (35.00%) C#
5 13 (32.50%) ISEB
6 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
6 11 (27.50%) BDD
7 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
7 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
7 9 (22.50%) SQL
8 8 (20.00%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 7 (17.50%) SoapUI
9 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
9 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
10 6 (15.00%) JIRA
11 5 (12.50%) Java
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) Games
12 4 (10.00%) Business Development
12 4 (10.00%) V-Model
12 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
13 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
13 3 (7.50%) Capybara

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) WebDriver
3 7 (17.50%) SoapUI
3 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
3 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (15.00%) JIRA
5 3 (7.50%) Capybara
5 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Calabash
6 2 (5.00%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) NumPy
2 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) e-Health
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) BDD
2 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
3 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Business Development
6 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.00%) V-Model
6 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.00%) Test Management
8 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Compatibility Testing
9 1 (2.50%) System Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
9 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy
2 1 (2.50%) Sony
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £35k
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Piksel
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago