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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 54 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 20 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.71% 2.93% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.97% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 13
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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
729 944 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.91% 98.85% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 546 876 927
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 6 £33,750 -15.62% 3
Skipton - 6 £40,000 - 1
Middlesbrough +16 3 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Harrogate +22 1 - - 2
Thirsk - 1 £30,000 -
Tester
Yorkshire

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 30 (45.45%) SQL
2 29 (43.94%) Software Testing
3 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (36.36%) Finance
5 20 (30.30%) ISEB
6 18 (27.27%) C#
6 18 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 18 (27.27%) Selenium
6 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 15 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (21.21%) QA
8 14 (21.21%) ISTQB
9 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
9 13 (19.70%) SOAP
9 13 (19.70%) Automation Testing
10 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 12 (18.18%) XML
10 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (15.15%) BDD
12 10 (15.15%) SoapUI
12 10 (15.15%) SDLC
12 10 (15.15%) jQuery
12 10 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
13 9 (13.64%) Java
13 9 (13.64%) TDD
13 9 (13.64%) Automated 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 (1.52%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Selenium
2 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (15.15%) SoapUI
5 9 (13.64%) Bugzilla
5 9 (13.64%) Jasmine
5 9 (13.64%) JIRA
5 9 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (13.64%) WebDriver
6 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
6 8 (12.12%) TeamCity
7 6 (9.09%) Toad
8 5 (7.58%) JMeter
9 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
9 4 (6.06%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.55%) WATIR
11 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
12 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
12 1 (1.52%) Ranorex
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) SOAP
2 12 (18.18%) XML
3 10 (15.15%) jQuery
4 8 (12.12%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) JSON
4 8 (12.12%) Web Services
5 6 (9.09%) REST
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.55%) CSS
6 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.55%) HTML
7 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
7 1 (1.52%) Spring
7 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 5 (7.58%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Android
1 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 6 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Software Testing
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 18 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 15 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (19.70%) Automation Testing
6 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 10 (15.15%) BDD
7 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
7 10 (15.15%) SDLC
7 10 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
8 9 (13.64%) Integration Testing
8 9 (13.64%) System Testing
8 9 (13.64%) TDD
9 7 (10.61%) OO
9 7 (10.61%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
10 6 (9.09%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) C#
3 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) ISEB
2 14 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.58%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scarborough, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday
Redcar, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
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Harrogate, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
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York, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: Yesterday