The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 67 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.26% 3.06% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 3.40% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 34
Median salary £29,000 £26,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Software Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
666 823 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 83.88% 90.04% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 472 755 786
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Testing
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 Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
York -8 6 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Skipton - 1 £31,500 -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Functional Testing
4 15 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (35.90%) ISEB
5 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
6 12 (30.77%) Finance
6 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
8 10 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
9 8 (20.51%) QA
10 7 (17.95%) TDD
10 7 (17.95%) Bugzilla
10 7 (17.95%) Unix
10 7 (17.95%) BDD
10 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
10 7 (17.95%) JIRA
11 6 (15.38%) System Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 6 (15.38%) iPad
11 6 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (15.38%) C#
11 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Data Management
12 5 (12.82%) Information Security
12 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server

Software Testing
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:

Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Bugzilla
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
2 5 (12.82%) SoapUI
2 5 (12.82%) Toad
3 4 (10.26%) Selenium
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
6 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Military
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Tester
2 19 (48.72%) Software Tester
3 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 15 (38.46%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Software Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Sage Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) SOAP
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 2 (5.13%) JSON
3 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) iPad
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Android
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Functional Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
7 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.95%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (15.38%) System Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.82%) Defect Management
10 5 (12.82%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Information Security
10 5 (12.82%) Kanban
10 5 (12.82%) Resilience Testing
10 5 (12.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) ISEB
1 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
2 10 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Sage
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