The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 213 164 -
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 4 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.078% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3752 3528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.02% 95.96% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4022 3009 2984
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Technical Tester
Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Technical Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds -49 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Technical Tester
Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO