Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 48 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 1.09% 2.56% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 3.05% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 32
Harrogate median annual salary - £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38% -31.58%
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +8.33%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 361 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 90.15% 84.15% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 205 304 537
Harrogate median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Harrogate.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Harrogate

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Harrogate.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Harrogate region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) TestRail
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft