Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 30 26
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 2.94% 6.25% 6.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 40.48% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 8
East Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +22.95% +12.96%
10th Percentile £25,100 £29,250 £25,950
90th Percentile £32,500 £55,000 £52,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 44 42 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 11.76% 15.44% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 23
East Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,200 £24,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £37,250 £70,000 £44,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for QA in East Yorkshire

QA
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for QA in East Yorkshire

QA
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 within the East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Hull -21 10 £30,000 -40.00%
Beverley - 1 £20,000 -
QA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
3 8 (72.73%) Software Testing
3 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) ISEB
3 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Testing
4 7 (63.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) C#

QA
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:

Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Software Tester
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Manual Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Tester
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software QA Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
3 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Software Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 7 (63.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
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