The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the York region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Rank 49 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.57% 4.01% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 4.14% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Median salary £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
315 290 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.75% 96.99% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 265 261 326
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in York

Tester
Salary Trend in York

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

Tester Salary Trend in York

Tester Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the York region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

Tester Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 15 hours ago