The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 53 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 0  
Permanent jobs citing QA 13 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.76% 3.60% 4.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.57% 27.27% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 41
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -19.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £50,000 £50,000
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 70 99 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 9.46% 13.22% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 102
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for QA in North Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in North Yorkshire

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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 within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +11 10 £29,000 -7.93% 3
Selby -7 3 £35,000 -
Harrogate -4 1 £27,500 -45.00%
QA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 27 (71.05%) Test Automation
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 11 (28.95%) ISEB
5 9 (23.68%) Selenium
6 8 (21.05%) BDD
6 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (21.05%) JIRA
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
7 7 (18.42%) QA Automation
8 6 (15.79%) SDET
8 6 (15.79%) SDLC
8 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby
8 6 (15.79%) TDD
8 6 (15.79%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) C#
9 5 (13.16%) Finance
9 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.16%) Capybara
9 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
9 5 (13.16%) Calabash
9 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
9 5 (13.16%) Fiddler
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (10.53%) Appium

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Selenium
2 8 (21.05%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.16%) Calabash
4 5 (13.16%) Capybara
4 5 (13.16%) Fiddler
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.53%) Appium
5 4 (10.53%) PHPUnit
6 3 (7.89%) JMeter
6 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.89%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.63%) NUnit
7 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) QA Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Tester
4 10 (26.32%) QA Test Analyst
5 9 (23.68%) QA Automation Engineer
5 9 (23.68%) QA Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) QA Tester
7 5 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) QA Automation Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Software Tester
8 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
8 4 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Software Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Software QA Tester
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
3 4 (10.53%) React
3 4 (10.53%) Symfony
4 3 (7.89%) Gherkin
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Test Automation
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 8 (21.05%) BDD
4 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (18.42%) QA Automation
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.79%) SDET
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.53%) Data Validation
8 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
8 4 (10.53%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) Ruby
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) VBScript
6 2 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
7 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
York, North Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago