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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 66 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.21% 1.88% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.10% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 48
Median salary £33,250 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.90% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
663 713 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.87% 89.57% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 569 589 795
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 10 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 -18 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Harrogate - 1 - -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (25.00%) QA
4 5 (25.00%) ISEB
4 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (20.00%) iPad
5 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) System 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 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Sage 200
1 2 (10.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Software Tester
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Sage Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle