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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 220 228 255
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 10 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.47% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 14
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +21.73%
UK excluding London median salary £38,625 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +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
5519 6563 7227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.84% 97.46% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4498 5360 5740
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 25 September 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
North Yorkshire - 7 £31,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +2 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (66.67%) Selenium
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 9 (37.50%) JIRA
5 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 8 (33.33%) ISEB
6 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Fiddler
7 6 (25.00%) QA Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Capybara
7 6 (25.00%) Calabash
7 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
9 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum

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 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 9 (37.50%) JIRA
4 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
5 6 (25.00%) Calabash
5 6 (25.00%) Capybara
5 6 (25.00%) Fiddler
5 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (12.50%) Protractor
7 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.33%) CasperJS
7 2 (8.33%) Concordion
7 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
7 2 (8.33%) JBehave
7 2 (8.33%) JMeter
7 2 (8.33%) JUnit
7 2 (8.33%) TestNG
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) Ajax
3 2 (8.33%) Behat
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
9 2 (8.33%) API Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Separation of Concerns
9 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Ruby
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.17%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) New Relic
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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