The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 40 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 8 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.47% 6.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 6.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 172 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 97.53% 96.63% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 263 148 177
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Tester
North Yorkshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Tester
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Tester Salary Trend in Harrogate

Tester
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 16 (57.14%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 2 (7.14%) C#

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago