The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North Yorkshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 46 55 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 48 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.62% 4.20% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 4.26% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 20
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £21,800 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £43,300 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Tester
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
838 1009 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.13% 98.63% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 720 909 812
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North Yorkshire region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Tester
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Tester
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Tester
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 Tester within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 - 32 £32,500 - 1
Skipton +9 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Middlesbrough - 3 £20,500 -
Thirsk - 1 £30,000 -
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.71%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) Software Testing
4 29 (34.12%) QA
5 24 (28.24%) Finance
6 23 (27.06%) Java
7 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
7 19 (22.35%) C#
7 19 (22.35%) ISEB
7 19 (22.35%) Performance Testing
8 17 (20.00%) JIRA
8 17 (20.00%) SDLC
9 16 (18.82%) Selenium
9 16 (18.82%) jQuery
9 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 16 (18.82%) XML
9 16 (18.82%) ISTQB
10 15 (17.65%) JMeter
10 15 (17.65%) Functional Testing
10 15 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
11 14 (16.47%) Automated Testing
12 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
12 13 (15.29%) Manual Testing
12 13 (15.29%) JSON
13 12 (14.12%) Performance Analysis
13 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
13 12 (14.12%) Bugzilla
13 12 (14.12%) Defect Management
14 11 (12.94%) Automation Testing

Tester Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) JIRA
2 16 (18.82%) Selenium
3 15 (17.65%) JMeter
4 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
5 12 (14.12%) Bugzilla
5 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
6 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (11.76%) SoapUI
8 9 (10.59%) Jasmine
8 9 (10.59%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (10.59%) WebDriver
9 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
9 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
10 6 (7.06%) Toad
11 5 (5.88%) Redmine
12 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
13 3 (3.53%) WATIR
14 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
15 1 (1.18%) Ranorex
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) jQuery
1 16 (18.82%) XML
2 13 (15.29%) JSON
3 10 (11.76%) SOAP
3 10 (11.76%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) .NET
5 5 (5.88%) RESTful
6 4 (4.71%) CSS
6 4 (4.71%) HTML
7 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.53%) Gherkin
7 3 (3.53%) REST
8 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.18%) Middleware
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.06%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.88%) PMI
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Android
1 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
1 6 (7.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Software Testing
3 19 (22.35%) Performance Testing
4 17 (20.00%) SDLC
5 15 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 15 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (16.47%) Automated Testing
6 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.29%) Manual Testing
8 12 (14.12%) Defect Management
8 12 (14.12%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (12.94%) Automation Testing
10 10 (11.76%) BDD
10 10 (11.76%) TDD
10 10 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
12 8 (9.41%) Integration Testing
12 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (8.24%) OO
13 7 (8.24%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.71%) SQL
2 23 (27.06%) Java
3 19 (22.35%) C#
3 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) ISEB
2 16 (18.82%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (8.24%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (34.12%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training
Posted: 8 days ago