Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +55
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 2.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Harrogate median annual salary £67,000 - -
North Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +14.55% -3.51%

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 218 328 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 87.20% 79.81% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 190 240 642
Harrogate median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £20,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Harrogate over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Harrogate region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) FastStats
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer in Test
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft