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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 209 219 253
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 20 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.47% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 6
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £41,700 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%

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
5116 6144 7143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.71% 96.95% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 5135 5896
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 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 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
South Yorkshire +16 15 £27,500 +10.00%
West Yorkshire +8 4 £40,000 +10.34% 1
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (83.87%) Selenium
2 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (70.97%) Automated Testing
4 17 (54.84%) Java
5 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
6 14 (45.16%) C#
7 13 (41.94%) TDD
8 12 (38.71%) NUnit
8 12 (38.71%) TestNG
9 11 (35.48%) JIRA
9 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 10 (32.26%) OO
11 9 (29.03%) Process Management
11 9 (29.03%) Subversion
12 8 (25.81%) Ruby
12 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
13 7 (22.58%) Calabash
13 7 (22.58%) Fiddler
13 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
13 7 (22.58%) QA Automation
13 7 (22.58%) Capybara
13 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
14 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
14 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
15 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (12.90%) HP
15 4 (12.90%) Apple
16 3 (9.68%) Windows
16 3 (9.68%) Finance

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) NUnit
2 12 (38.71%) TestNG
3 11 (35.48%) JIRA
4 9 (29.03%) Subversion
5 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
6 7 (22.58%) Calabash
6 7 (22.58%) Capybara
6 7 (22.58%) Fiddler
6 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.45%) JMeter
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) e-Health
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Automated Testing
3 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
4 13 (41.94%) TDD
5 10 (32.26%) OO
6 9 (29.03%) Process Management
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (22.58%) QA Automation
8 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 3 (9.68%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
9 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.68%) Validation
9 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Data Security
10 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
10 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (6.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Apple
1 4 (12.90%) HP
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