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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 43 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.63% 5.64% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 6.12% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 15
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
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
290 294 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 95.39% 92.16% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 238 255 271
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,150 £60,000
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 30 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in York

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Functional Testing
4 12 (32.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (32.43%) Selenium
5 11 (29.73%) JIRA
5 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
5 11 (29.73%) Bugzilla
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) TDD
6 10 (27.03%) Unix
6 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
6 10 (27.03%) BDD
6 10 (27.03%) Automation Testing
7 9 (24.32%) Defect Management
7 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
7 9 (24.32%) ISEB
8 8 (21.62%) Toad
8 8 (21.62%) Smartphone
8 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Android
8 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
8 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
8 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
9 7 (18.92%) Resilience Testing
9 7 (18.92%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
9 7 (18.92%) System Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Kanban
9 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Selenium
2 11 (29.73%) Bugzilla
2 11 (29.73%) JIRA
3 8 (21.62%) Toad
3 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
4 6 (16.22%) HP UFT
4 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.81%) Jasmine
5 4 (10.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.70%) JMeter
8 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Military
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Tester
2 19 (51.35%) Software Tester
3 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) SOAP
2 5 (13.51%) XML
3 4 (10.81%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
1 8 (21.62%) Smartphone
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Unix
2 8 (21.62%) Android
2 8 (21.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Functional Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Automation Testing
4 10 (27.03%) BDD
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
5 9 (24.32%) Defect Management
5 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Kanban
7 7 (18.92%) Performance Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Resilience Testing
7 7 (18.92%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (18.92%) System Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
7 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Data Management
8 6 (16.22%) Information Security
8 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISTQB
2 9 (24.32%) ISEB
3 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
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