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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 51 66 103
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 41 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.34% 2.52% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 2.82% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 6
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -3.50%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
829 959 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 87.82% 89.38% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 702 852 754
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -3 29 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Harrogate +18 6 £32,500 -31.57%
Skipton +11 2 £27,500 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £20,500 - 1
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Functional Testing
3 25 (48.08%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) Selenium
5 15 (28.85%) WebDriver
5 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
5 15 (28.85%) JIRA
5 15 (28.85%) Finance
6 14 (26.92%) ISEB
6 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
7 13 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 12 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (23.08%) Defect Management
9 11 (21.15%) Test Scripting
9 11 (21.15%) Bugzilla
10 10 (19.23%) HP UFT
10 10 (19.23%) Unix
10 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
10 10 (19.23%) BDD
11 9 (17.31%) TDD
11 9 (17.31%) QA
12 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 8 (15.38%) Toad
12 8 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (13.46%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
13 7 (13.46%) C#
14 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
14 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
14 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing

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 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Selenium
2 15 (28.85%) JIRA
2 15 (28.85%) WebDriver
3 11 (21.15%) Bugzilla
4 10 (19.23%) HP UFT
5 8 (15.38%) Toad
6 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.77%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.77%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
8 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.92%) Firebug
9 1 (1.92%) JMeter
9 1 (1.92%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Tester
2 26 (50.00%) Analyst
3 25 (48.08%) Test Analyst
4 22 (42.31%) Software Tester
5 9 (17.31%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Manual Test Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Software Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.77%) QC Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Manual Tester
9 2 (3.85%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (1.92%) Developer in Test
10 1 (1.92%) IT Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) jQuery
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Spring
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Unix
2 5 (9.62%) Android
2 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Functional Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
4 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 12 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Test Scripting
7 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
7 10 (19.23%) BDD
8 9 (17.31%) TDD
9 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
9 7 (13.46%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.62%) Data Management
11 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.69%) Kanban
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
12 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
12 4 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) C#
4 3 (5.77%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) ISEB
2 13 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
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