Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Analyst
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 106 125
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.57% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% +3.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £36,500 £28,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £33,375 £32,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% -4.62% -4.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1200 1510 1772
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 98.24% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1198 1580
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in North Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in North Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Analyst in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Analyst in North Yorkshire

QA Analyst
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +5 6 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Harrogate - 1 - -
Selby - 1 - -
QA Analyst
Yorkshire

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
5 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
5 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
2 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
2 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft