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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Rank 42 30 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.27% 6.99% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 7.05% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 4
Median salary £29,750 £32,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £39,750 £32,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
298 383 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 96.75% 99.22% 99.75%
Number of salaries quoted 249 340 309
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (12.50%) TDD

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 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
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