The first table below looks at the demand for the Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tester in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 86 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 23 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.86% 1.84% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.94% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 21
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1203 927 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.09% 94.98% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 864 668 667
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Tester in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 Tester 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -12 22 £32,500 -7.14%
York -11 9 £30,000 +17.64% 2
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title.

1 38 (86.36%) Test Scripting
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) Degree
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 16 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 14 (31.82%) Integration Testing
5 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) JIRA
7 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 12 (27.27%) System Testing
8 11 (25.00%) Android
8 11 (25.00%) Load Testing
8 11 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 11 (25.00%) Confluence
8 11 (25.00%) HTML
8 11 (25.00%) CSS
9 9 (20.45%) ISO 9001
9 9 (20.45%) Apple
9 9 (20.45%) HTML5
9 9 (20.45%) CSS3
9 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (20.45%) Atlassian
10 4 (9.09%) QA
10 4 (9.09%) ISEB

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Tester in their job title 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 with Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) JIRA
2 11 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) CSS
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) HTML5
3 9 (20.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Android
1 11 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Test Scripting
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 16 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 14 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 14 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Regression Testing
6 12 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 12 (27.27%) System Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) TDD
9 1 (2.27%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.27%) V-Model
9 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO 9001
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Apple
1 9 (20.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) HP
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 days ago