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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tester
Rank 82 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 11 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.06% 1.93% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 2.03% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1016 788 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.16% 94.94% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 841 580 776
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -20 8 £31,250 -10.71% 3
York - 5 £29,500 - 1
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (85.29%) Degree
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) Java
6 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 16 (47.06%) Automation Testing
7 14 (41.18%) .NET
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 2 (5.88%) C#
9 2 (5.88%) QA
9 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.88%) System Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (2.94%) Open Source
10 1 (2.94%) JIRA
10 1 (2.94%) Retail
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Selenium
10 1 (2.94%) Release Management
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle
10 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) TestDirector

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 16 (47.06%) Automation Testing
4 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago