Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Exploratory Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Exploratory Testing over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Exploratory Testing
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 184 195
Permanent jobs citing Exploratory Testing 0 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.68% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 29 31
Leeds median annual salary - £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% +38.46%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -45.00% +16.28% +32.31%

Exploratory 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,949 4,696 4,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.81% 94.45% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,501 3,985 4,222
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +1.19%

Exploratory Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Exploratory Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Exploratory Testing in Leeds

Exploratory Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Exploratory Testing in Leeds