The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 239 253 216
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 11 5 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.074% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.076% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 44
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £24,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £38,250 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
5641 6607 7207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.53% 98.04% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4716 5370 5785
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

QA Engineer
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 Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +22 3 £27,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, QA Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) QA
2 28 (75.68%) Selenium
3 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (64.86%) Test Scripting
5 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Scrum
7 14 (37.84%) .NET
7 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
7 14 (37.84%) Automation Testing
7 14 (37.84%) Manual Testing
8 13 (35.14%) SoapUI
8 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
8 13 (35.14%) Java
8 13 (35.14%) ISEB
8 13 (35.14%) ISTQB
9 12 (32.43%) Functional Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
10 10 (27.03%) JIRA
11 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
11 8 (21.62%) TDD
11 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
11 8 (21.62%) BDD
11 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
11 8 (21.62%) QA Automation
12 7 (18.92%) API Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Workflow
14 5 (13.51%) JMeter

QA Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Selenium
2 13 (35.14%) SoapUI
3 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.03%) JIRA
4 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.51%) JMeter
4 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.81%) Gerrit
5 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.81%) JUnit
5 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
6 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (8.11%) CasperJS
6 3 (8.11%) Concordion
6 3 (8.11%) FitNesse
6 3 (8.11%) JBehave
6 3 (8.11%) TestNG
7 1 (2.70%) Capybara
7 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) Ajax
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) Behat
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) HTML5
3 3 (8.11%) JSON
3 3 (8.11%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Test Scripting
3 15 (40.54%) Scrum
4 14 (37.84%) Automation Testing
4 14 (37.84%) Manual Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
6 12 (32.43%) Functional Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Automated Testing
7 8 (21.62%) BDD
7 8 (21.62%) Defect Management
7 8 (21.62%) QA Automation
7 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
7 8 (21.62%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) API Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Workflow
10 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.81%) OWASP
11 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) ISEB
1 13 (35.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.41%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
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