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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 43 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.62% 6.69% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 7.41% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 23
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
274 216 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 88.96% 90.38% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 231 187 332
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 8 December 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) iPad
3 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Sage
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Sage 200
5 2 (18.18%) Sage 50
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) WPF

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 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Sage 200
1 2 (18.18%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Sage Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Sage CRM Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
1 4 (36.36%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sage