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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 63 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 16 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.28% 1.85% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.03% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 15
Median salary £31,500 £28,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
602 886 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 85.88% 90.97% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 490 813 675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 -1 9 £35,000 +25.00%
Middlesbrough - 5 £31,500 -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) SQL
3 29 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
5 20 (34.48%) Finance
6 18 (31.03%) ISEB
6 18 (31.03%) JIRA
7 17 (29.31%) Selenium
7 17 (29.31%) Test Scripting
7 17 (29.31%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (27.59%) Defect Management
9 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (25.86%) Bugzilla
10 14 (24.14%) Unix
11 13 (22.41%) TDD
11 13 (22.41%) BDD
11 13 (22.41%) Test Strategy
12 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
12 12 (20.69%) WebDriver
12 12 (20.69%) Toad
13 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
13 11 (18.97%) Automation Testing
13 11 (18.97%) System Integration Testing
13 11 (18.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
14 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
14 9 (15.52%) Android
14 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
14 9 (15.52%) System Testing
14 9 (15.52%) QA

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 (8.62%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) JIRA
2 17 (29.31%) Selenium
3 15 (25.86%) Bugzilla
4 12 (20.69%) Toad
4 12 (20.69%) WebDriver
5 8 (13.79%) HP UFT
6 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
7 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
8 4 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.17%) Zephyr
10 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.72%) JMeter
11 1 (1.72%) Ranorex
11 1 (1.72%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Tester
2 28 (48.28%) Analyst
3 27 (46.55%) Test Analyst
4 24 (41.38%) Software Tester
5 7 (12.07%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Manual Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Software Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.17%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) QC Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Developer in Test
9 2 (3.45%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) SOAP
2 5 (8.62%) XML
3 4 (6.90%) jQuery
4 3 (5.17%) .NET
4 3 (5.17%) JSON
4 3 (5.17%) Middleware
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.72%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Spring
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Mobile App
1 9 (15.52%) Smartphone
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Unix
2 9 (15.52%) Android
2 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Non-Functional Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Test Scripting
4 16 (27.59%) Defect Management
5 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (22.41%) BDD
6 13 (22.41%) TDD
6 13 (22.41%) Test Strategy
7 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Automation Testing
8 11 (18.97%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
9 9 (15.52%) Data Management
9 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.52%) System Testing
10 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
10 8 (13.79%) Kanban
10 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
10 8 (13.79%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) C#
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
2 18 (31.03%) ISEB
3 11 (18.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
North Yorkshire
Searchability
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