The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 40 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.90% 8.59% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 9.12% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 14
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.50%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
283 307 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 89.84% 94.17% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 202 270 303
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in York

Software Testing
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the York region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in York

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the York region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
6 7 (28.00%) Bugzilla
6 7 (28.00%) JIRA
6 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) iPad
7 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) System Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Kanban
8 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
8 5 (20.00%) Information Security
8 5 (20.00%) Data Management
8 5 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) ISEB
8 5 (20.00%) Toad
8 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
8 5 (20.00%) Android

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (4.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Bugzilla
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.00%) Toad
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) JMeter
5 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Military
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Tester
2 13 (52.00%) Software Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) SOAP
2 4 (16.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) iPad
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Android
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (20.00%) Information Security
7 5 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
7 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (20.00%) System Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) ISEB
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sage
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