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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
West Yorkshire / Huddersfield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 4.26% 7.06% 2.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £68,750 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 - £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  

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 Huddersfield with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 4.26% 10.59% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £68,750 £31,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +121.77% +14.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £28,200 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £38,000 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huddersfield citing QA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 3 (42.86%) QA Manager
2 3 (42.86%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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