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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 40 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 23 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.46% 3.86% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 4.39% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 10
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,800 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £31,000 £30,700
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
392 319 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 93.11% 87.88% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 318 288 277
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the York region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in York

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Functional Testing
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) Selenium
5 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
8 9 (23.08%) ISEB
9 8 (20.51%) JIRA
9 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
9 8 (20.51%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) Bugzilla
10 7 (17.95%) C#
10 7 (17.95%) Unix
10 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.95%) TDD
10 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.95%) BDD
11 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.82%) Toad
12 5 (12.82%) XML
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.82%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) QA

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Selenium
2 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 10 (25.64%) HP UFT
4 8 (20.51%) Bugzilla
4 8 (20.51%) JIRA
5 5 (12.82%) Toad
6 4 (10.26%) Jasmine
6 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.56%) JMeter
9 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
9 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Tester
2 18 (46.15%) Software Tester
3 14 (35.90%) Analyst
3 14 (35.90%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Software Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.13%) Manual Tester
7 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Test Automation Developer
8 1 (2.56%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) jQuery
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) JSON
2 3 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
1 5 (12.82%) Smartphone
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Android
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) Functional Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (17.95%) BDD
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Kanban
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Resilience Testing
8 4 (10.26%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) System Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ISEB
2 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
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