Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Tester was £40,625 in advertised job vacancies in East Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Tester
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 56 49
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 1.52% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.55% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
East Yorkshire median annual salary £40,625 - £37,500
10th Percentile £36,875 - £36,250
90th Percentile £43,750 - £38,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in East Yorkshire with a recognized job title 195 366 305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.98% 97.34% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 166 329 251
East Yorkshire median annual salary £36,176 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.40% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,050 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

QA Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

Job postings that featured QA Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for QA Tester in East Yorkshire

QA Tester
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for QA Tester in East Yorkshire

QA Tester
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Tester within the East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Goole - 2 £42,500 - 1
QA Tester
Yorkshire

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, QA Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Yorkshire region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing

QA Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA