The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank 256 202 219
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 4 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.052% 0.37% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.38% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7319 5501 5584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.72% 95.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5788 4352 4709
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -47 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Technical Tester
England

Technical Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Tester in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix