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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 44 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.63% 1.88% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.91% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
North Yorkshire

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
313 314 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 99.05% 98.13% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 229 278 370
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (24.00%) Selenium
8 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.00%) System Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Kanban
9 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.00%) Android
9 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) Data Management
9 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
9 5 (20.00%) ISTQB

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 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (20.00%) Toad
3 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Military
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (12.00%) PMI
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Android
1 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (20.00%) Information Security
7 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
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%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
Strensall, York
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 3 days ago