The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 126 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 103 132 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.03% 2.18% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 2.24% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 81 120 106
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4952 5882 6756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.75% 97.08% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4231 4910 5616
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Tester
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +42 85 £40,000 +14.28% 27
North Yorkshire -11 9 £29,500 -9.23% 14
South Yorkshire +2 8 £33,250 +2.30% 5
East Yorkshire -4 1 £31,500 -4.54% 3
Tester
England

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 82 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.54%) C#
3 68 (36.76%) Java
4 54 (29.19%) Test Scripting
5 48 (25.95%) Selenium
6 46 (24.86%) Windows
7 45 (24.32%) Finance
8 39 (21.08%) CREST Certified
9 37 (20.00%) BDD
10 36 (19.46%) QA
10 36 (19.46%) Degree
11 35 (18.92%) ISTQB
11 35 (18.92%) C++
11 35 (18.92%) PHP
11 35 (18.92%) C
11 35 (18.92%) Cucumber
12 34 (18.38%) Automation Testing
12 34 (18.38%) Python
12 34 (18.38%) TDD
12 34 (18.38%) Penetration Testing
13 32 (17.30%) Automated Testing
13 32 (17.30%) Information Security
14 31 (16.76%) Ruby
14 31 (16.76%) .NET
14 31 (16.76%) Unix
14 31 (16.76%) Functional Testing
15 30 (16.22%) SQL
16 29 (15.68%) Test Automation
17 27 (14.59%) Performance Testing
17 27 (14.59%) Mobile App

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.24%) IIS
2 1 (0.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.41%) GitHub
2 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.81%) Wireless
1 20 (10.81%) Wireless Security
2 13 (7.03%) Network Security
3 12 (6.49%) HTTP
4 3 (1.62%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.08%) LAN
6 1 (0.54%) Firewall
6 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) MySQL
2 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (25.95%) Selenium
2 35 (18.92%) Cucumber
3 21 (11.35%) WebDriver
4 15 (8.11%) JMeter
5 11 (5.95%) eggPlant
5 11 (5.95%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.78%) Burp Suite
7 6 (3.24%) JIRA
7 6 (3.24%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.70%) HP UFT
9 4 (2.16%) Metasploit
9 4 (2.16%) MSTest
9 4 (2.16%) RSpec
9 4 (2.16%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.16%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.08%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.08%) RIATest
11 2 (1.08%) TestComplete
General
1 45 (24.32%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Publishing
3 4 (2.16%) Advertising
3 4 (2.16%) Retail
4 3 (1.62%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.62%) Legal
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.76%) .NET
2 14 (7.57%) Gherkin
3 12 (6.49%) XML
4 11 (5.95%) HTML
5 8 (4.32%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.32%) SOAP
6 5 (2.70%) Web Services
7 4 (2.16%) CSS
7 4 (2.16%) JSON
8 3 (1.62%) WSDL
8 3 (1.62%) XSD
9 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.08%) Behat
9 2 (1.08%) WPF
9 2 (1.08%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.54%) HTML5
10 1 (0.54%) React
10 1 (0.54%) REST
10 1 (0.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Mobile App
2 26 (14.05%) CESG
3 13 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.08%) iPad
7 2 (1.08%) W3C
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) NHS
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.86%) Windows
2 31 (16.76%) Unix
3 9 (4.86%) Linux
4 7 (3.78%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.19%) Test Scripting
3 37 (20.00%) BDD
4 34 (18.38%) Automation Testing
4 34 (18.38%) Penetration Testing
4 34 (18.38%) TDD
5 32 (17.30%) Automated Testing
5 32 (17.30%) Information Security
6 31 (16.76%) Functional Testing
7 29 (15.68%) Test Automation
8 27 (14.59%) Performance Testing
9 21 (11.35%) SDLC
9 21 (11.35%) Software Testing
9 21 (11.35%) System Integration Testing
10 20 (10.81%) Load Testing
11 17 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (9.19%) Security Testing
12 16 (8.65%) Ethical Hacking
12 16 (8.65%) Social Engineering
13 14 (7.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.54%) C#
2 68 (36.76%) Java
3 35 (18.92%) C
3 35 (18.92%) C++
3 35 (18.92%) PHP
4 34 (18.38%) Python
5 31 (16.76%) Ruby
6 30 (16.22%) SQL
7 26 (14.05%) Perl
8 13 (7.03%) JavaScript
9 11 (5.95%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.08%) VB
10 2 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (21.08%) CREST Certified
2 36 (19.46%) Degree
3 35 (18.92%) ISTQB
4 25 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 23 (12.43%) ISEB
6 21 (11.35%) SC Cleared
7 19 (10.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (9.73%) CHECK Team Member
8 18 (9.73%) OSCP
9 13 (7.03%) CEH
9 13 (7.03%) CHECK Team Leader
10 12 (6.49%) Tigerscheme
11 4 (2.16%) CISA
11 4 (2.16%) CISSP
12 2 (1.08%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.54%) CPTE
13 1 (0.54%) GPEN
13 1 (0.54%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (19.46%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) WCAG
3 1 (0.54%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Firmware
1 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.78%) Nessus
2 3 (1.62%) Nmap
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.70%) HP
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Digital Gurus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Perks
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Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 days ago
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UK Consumer Panels
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Sheffield, Yorkshire
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Wakefield, Yorkshire
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Harrogate, Yorkshire
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Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
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York, Yorkshire
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