Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 93 78
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 34 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.68% 1.41% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 1.59% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 48
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £37,500 £41,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +14.71% +4.62%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,123 1,387 1,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 88.43% 88.85% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,115 1,352
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in North Yorkshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in North Yorkshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in North Yorkshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +12 24 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Middlesbrough - 6 - - 1
Harrogate +14 3 - -
Selby - 1 £45,000 -
Software Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
1 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 16 (47.06%) DevOps
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) Selenium
5 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
6 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 10 (29.41%) Ruby
6 10 (29.41%) Python
6 10 (29.41%) Java
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 10 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (29.41%) Puppet
6 10 (29.41%) Node.js
6 10 (29.41%) GitHub
6 10 (29.41%) Docker
6 10 (29.41%) Analytics
6 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
7 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 8 (23.53%) ISEB
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (17.65%) GoCD
9 6 (17.65%) Test Planning
9 6 (17.65%) GitLab

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (29.41%) GitHub
2 6 (17.65%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Selenium
2 10 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Bitbucket
3 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) GitLab
3 6 (17.65%) GoCD
3 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.88%) webpack
6 1 (2.94%) TestRail
6 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
1 12 (35.29%) Software Tester
1 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
1 12 (35.29%) Tester
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Junior
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum Master
4 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Graduate
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Node.js
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.94%) Laravel
5 1 (2.94%) Symfony
5 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Test Automation
1 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (47.06%) DevOps
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Analytics
4 10 (29.41%) Software Delivery
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) System Testing
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
1 10 (29.41%) Python
1 10 (29.41%) Ruby
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
2 6 (17.65%) rkt
3 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Zend