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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 45 25
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire - 0.69% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.74% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £22,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
115 135 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 78.77% 93.10% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 67 125 73
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £41,153
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -27.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday