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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 16 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 9.49% 1.18% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.87% 1.75% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 73.72% 67.06% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 51
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,300 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hull - 13 £27,000 -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 12 (57.14%) QA
4 11 (52.38%) ISEB
5 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
5 10 (47.62%) Web Development
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Apple
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
9 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
9 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
11 2 (9.52%) SQL
12 1 (4.76%) HTML
12 1 (4.76%) PHP
12 1 (4.76%) MS Office
12 1 (4.76%) CSS
12 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
12 1 (4.76%) ERP
12 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
12 1 (4.76%) Selenium
12 1 (4.76%) Firebug
12 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Firebug
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 14 (66.67%) Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 10 (47.62%) Web Development
3 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Apple