The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire - - 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
East Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 103 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 88.16% 98.10% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 86 101
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% -
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

Tester
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

Tester
Top 10 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region that cited 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 Tester in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Yorkshire region that cited 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA