Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 19 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -16
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 4.59% 7.53% 1.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 71.43% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Huddersfield median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +50.00% +38.89%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +13.48%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 6.42% 13.98% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Huddersfield median annual salary £42,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.23% +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £18,000 £28,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £44,200 £42,500 £29,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +9.59%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Huddersfield

QA
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Salary trend for QA in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for QA.

1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) hybris