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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 41 55 93
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 56 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.95% 3.55% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 3.60% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 23
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
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
930 1055 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.83% 98.69% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 801 935 860
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
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 2 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 2 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 - 43 £32,500 - 1
Skipton +9 6 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Middlesbrough - 5 £20,500 -
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) SQL
3 34 (40.00%) QA
4 31 (36.47%) Software Testing
5 27 (31.76%) Java
6 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
6 23 (27.06%) Finance
7 20 (23.53%) JIRA
8 19 (22.35%) jQuery
8 19 (22.35%) XML
8 19 (22.35%) ISEB
9 18 (21.18%) C#
9 18 (21.18%) Performance Testing
10 17 (20.00%) Selenium
10 17 (20.00%) SDLC
11 16 (18.82%) JSON
11 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
12 15 (17.65%) JMeter
12 15 (17.65%) Automated Testing
12 15 (17.65%) Functional Testing
12 15 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
13 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
13 14 (16.47%) ISTQB
14 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
14 13 (15.29%) Manual Testing
15 12 (14.12%) Performance Analysis
15 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
16 11 (12.94%) Bugzilla
16 11 (12.94%) BDD
16 11 (12.94%) Defect Management

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 4 (4.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) JIRA
2 17 (20.00%) Selenium
3 15 (17.65%) JMeter
4 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
5 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
6 11 (12.94%) Bugzilla
7 10 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
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%) Redmine
9 8 (9.41%) SoapUI
9 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.88%) Toad
11 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
12 2 (2.35%) WATIR
13 1 (1.18%) Capybara
13 1 (1.18%) Ranorex
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Games
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) jQuery
1 19 (22.35%) XML
2 16 (18.82%) JSON
3 8 (9.41%) RESTful
3 8 (9.41%) Web Services
4 6 (7.06%) .NET
4 6 (7.06%) SOAP
5 4 (4.71%) CSS
5 4 (4.71%) HTML
6 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.35%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.18%) Middleware
7 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 5 (5.88%) PMI
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.35%) iPad
2 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Android
1 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Software Testing
3 18 (21.18%) Performance Testing
4 17 (20.00%) SDLC
5 15 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 15 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 15 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.29%) Manual Testing
8 12 (14.12%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (12.94%) BDD
9 11 (12.94%) Defect Management
10 10 (11.76%) TDD
11 9 (10.59%) Automation Testing
11 9 (10.59%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (9.41%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.24%) OO
14 6 (7.06%) Defect Tracking
15 5 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) SQL
2 27 (31.76%) Java
3 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.18%) C#
5 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.35%) C
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) ISEB
2 14 (16.47%) ISTQB
3 10 (11.76%) Degree
4 9 (10.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle
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Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training
Posted: 16 days ago