Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 24 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -4
Permanent jobs citing QA 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 5.52% 4.24% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 42.86% 29.41% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Huddersfield median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +80.00% -28.57%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -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 21 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 12.88% 14.41% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 7
Huddersfield median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £18,750 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,250 £23,800
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

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

QA
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Huddersfield over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for QA in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 7 (77.78%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Business Process Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
4 2 (22.22%) hybris
4 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Spring

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 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Process Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) hybris