The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank 31 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 0.63% - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 102 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 89.24% 98.08% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 83 104
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Tester
Yorkshire

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester in the job title across the East Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Software Tester
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester across the East Yorkshire region.

Software Tester Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

Software Tester
Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Tester within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull - 1 - -
Software Tester
Yorkshire

Software Tester
Top 19 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region that cited Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Tester in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) ISEB
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Testing
3 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region that cited Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) ISEB
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Apple