The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 104 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.40% 0.82% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.03% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 18
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1060 774 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 85.55% 79.30% 75.17%
Number of salaries quoted 736 542 501
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
York -16 4 £28,500 -2.56% 1
Software Testing
Yorkshire

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 11 (57.89%) Regression Testing
1 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) Apple
3 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (47.37%) Atlassian
3 9 (47.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (47.37%) System Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Android
3 9 (47.37%) Confluence
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
3 9 (47.37%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) Load Testing
4 6 (31.58%) ISEB
4 6 (31.58%) QA
5 4 (21.05%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) WSDL
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) XSD

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 9 (47.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
3 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Tester
2 10 (52.63%) Software Tester
3 7 (36.84%) Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Games Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) CSS
1 9 (47.37%) HTML5
1 9 (47.37%) CSS3
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSD
2 3 (15.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
1 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Regression Testing
1 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
2 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
3 9 (47.37%) System Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Load Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Apple
1 9 (47.37%) Atlassian
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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