The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 30 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.84% 0.95% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.05% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 287 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 82.39% 90.54% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 238 281
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,875 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrogate region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Harrogate

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrogate region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 3 (60.00%) TestComplete
3 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Velocity
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) JMeter
1 3 (60.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (60.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle