Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 68 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 +55
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 46 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.10% 3.52% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 4.03% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 81 42
North Yorkshire median annual salary £30,250 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.92% +18.18% -3.51%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,500 £35,000 £39,800
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1343 1464 1847
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 90.38% 87.35% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1225 1660
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017. 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
Harrogate +22 21 £27,500 -15.38%
York -3 21 £34,125 +5.00% 1
Selby - 3 - -
Middlesbrough -6 1 £22,500 -28.57%
Software Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (67.39%) Test Automation
3 17 (36.96%) ISTQB
4 12 (26.09%) Analytics
5 11 (23.91%) ISEB
6 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 10 (21.74%) Python
6 10 (21.74%) Java
6 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) JIRA
6 10 (21.74%) QA
6 10 (21.74%) Ruby
6 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 10 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 10 (21.74%) Docker
6 10 (21.74%) DevOps
6 10 (21.74%) GitHub
6 10 (21.74%) Bitbucket
6 10 (21.74%) IaaS
6 10 (21.74%) Puppet
6 10 (21.74%) Node.js
6 10 (21.74%) GitLab
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
6 10 (21.74%) rkt
6 10 (21.74%) GoCD

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (21.74%) GitHub
1 10 (21.74%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) BrowserStack
2 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (21.74%) Bitbucket
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.74%) GitLab
1 10 (21.74%) GoCD
1 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 10 (21.74%) JIRA
2 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.87%) Selenium
4 4 (8.70%) JMeter
4 4 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.70%) TestComplete
5 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 24 (52.17%) Test Analyst
3 15 (32.61%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Tester
5 10 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Java Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (17.39%) Software Tester
8 7 (15.22%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (15.22%) QA Analyst
8 7 (15.22%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) Software Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) Software Test Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Manual Test Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) QA Automation Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (8.70%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Node.js
2 4 (8.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Streaming Video
2 4 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (67.39%) Test Automation
3 12 (26.09%) Analytics
4 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (21.74%) DevOps
4 10 (21.74%) Software Delivery
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.39%) SDLC
7 5 (10.87%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) UML
8 4 (8.70%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.52%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Java
1 10 (21.74%) Python
1 10 (21.74%) Ruby
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) ISTQB
2 11 (23.91%) ISEB
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
1 10 (21.74%) rkt
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Google
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