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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 73 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.64% 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.68% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
768 884 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.59% 98.88% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 562 816 921
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 27 September 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
Skipton - 2 £32,500 -
York +1 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Software Tester
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Integration Testing
7 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (30.77%) System Testing
7 8 (30.77%) QA
7 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 5 (19.23%) JIRA
10 5 (19.23%) Kanban
10 5 (19.23%) Android
10 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
10 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
10 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
10 5 (19.23%) BDD
10 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
10 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
10 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
10 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 5 (19.23%) Toad
10 5 (19.23%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) Data Management
10 5 (19.23%) Smartphone
10 5 (19.23%) ISTQB

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Bugzilla
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
1 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
1 5 (19.23%) Toad
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
1 5 (19.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Android
1 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Integration Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (30.77%) System Testing
5 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
8 5 (19.23%) BDD
8 5 (19.23%) Data Management
8 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
8 5 (19.23%) Kanban
8 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Resilience Testing
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
8 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
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