Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 3.27% 5.47% 4.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 41.18% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Huddersfield median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% +33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £41,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £100,000 £42,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 13.07% 13.28% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 6
Huddersfield median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £18,750 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £41,500 £70,000 £40,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Huddersfield over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

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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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) hybris