The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 29 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 0.65% - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 76 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 68.18% 72.38% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 78
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £41,153
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -33.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Yorkshire

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 23 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 Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
3 11 (78.57%) QA
4 9 (64.29%) ISEB
4 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Testing
5 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 3 (21.43%) Apple
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
1 10 (71.43%) Software Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Apple