Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesbrough 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
North Yorkshire > Middlesbrough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 14 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing QA 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 3.64% 4.26% 17.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% 40.00% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Middlesbrough median annual salary £77,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -4.62% +30.00%
10th Percentile £73,750 £29,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £32,500 £35,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £31,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +24.19% -6.06% +15.79%

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 Middlesbrough with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Middlesbrough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesbrough 5.45% 10.64% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 15
Middlesbrough median annual salary £55,928 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.41% -4.62% +30.00%
10th Percentile £38,295 £29,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,561 £36,200 £35,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +15.08%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Middlesbrough

QA
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Salary trend for QA in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001