The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 22 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 3.91% 12.70% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 15.24% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £32,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
Software Testing
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 105 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 71.09% 83.33% 65.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 45
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £54,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the East Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

Software Testing
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 Testing within the East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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 -9 4 - - 1
Beverley - 1 £32,000 -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region citing Software Testing also 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 that cited Software Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region citing Software Testing also 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 that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum + 25 holiday, BUPA, Life Assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago