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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 74 46 78
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 12 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.59% 4.20% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 4.26% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 22
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
734 845 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.22% 98.60% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 606 761 915
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 7 £29,750 -8.46% 1
Harrogate +1 4 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) QA
3 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 6 (27.27%) System Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
4 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) ISEB
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Retail
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.64%) JMeter
6 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) VBScript
6 3 (13.64%) XML

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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) JMeter
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
1 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
1 3 (13.64%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
2 3 (13.64%) WPF
2 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 6 (27.27%) System Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.64%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) VBScript
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ISEB
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
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