Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing QA 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 2.21% 5.00% 7.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.50% 83.33% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Huddersfield median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £44,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £100,000 £42,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 8 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 5.88% 6.00% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Huddersfield median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +48.15% +35.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £27,125 £28,900
90th Percentile £50,000 £75,000 £42,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Huddersfield region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft