The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 239 241 216
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.034% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Average salary £29,250 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £28,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
QA Engineer
England

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
6799 5938 5939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.73% 95.90% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5622 4666 4981
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 8 £25,000 - 1
West Yorkshire 0 4 £30,000 +7.14% 2
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 22 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) ISEB
6 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Selenium
7 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Social Network
8 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (9.09%) CAD
8 2 (9.09%) CAE
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.09%) Redmine
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
3 1 (4.55%) TestNG
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Social Network
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Scrum
1 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Test Management
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) CAD
6 2 (9.09%) CAE
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) LexisNexis
South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago