The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Harrogate region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 41 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.28% 0.32% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.33% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 302 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.09% 98.05% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 190 282 334
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

The demand trend of job ads across the Harrogate region that featured Tester in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrogate region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 3 (37.50%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Tester Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) JMeter
1 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
1 3 (37.50%) TestComplete
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
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