The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 252 261 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.063% 0.042% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.043% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +21.21%
Senior 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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior QA Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
West Yorkshire -6 2 £42,500 +41.66% 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £41,750 -
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
5 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) JMeter
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Node.js
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 2 (18.18%) OO

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) JMeter
1 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA