The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North Yorkshire region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 71 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.53% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £29,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,500 £34,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Software Tester
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 812 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.50% 97.25% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 623 687 930
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North Yorkshire region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Tester
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Tester
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Tester across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Software Tester Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Software Tester
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Tester within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -9 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Harrogate - 1 £19,500 -
Skipton - 1 £32,500 -
Software Tester
Yorkshire

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Software 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) System Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Data Management
6 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Toad
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) System Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft