The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 216 193 174
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.019% 0.072% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.075% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £31,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +43.93%
Technical 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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4990 3983 3707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.14% 95.75% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3185 3119
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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
Leeds -19 1 £31,500 -
Technical Tester
Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WatiN
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (50.00%) WatiN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Compuware
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Empirix
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago