Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Defect Tracking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Tracking over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Tracking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 285 312
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 +49
Permanent jobs citing Defect Tracking 23 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.76% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,275 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -11.11% +5.88%

Defect Tracking 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8844 9912 11515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.20% 89.59% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7422 8307 9420
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Defect Tracking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Defect Tracking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Tracking in Yorkshire

Defect Tracking
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Defect Tracking in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Defect Tracking in Yorkshire

Defect Tracking
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Defect Tracking in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Defect Tracking in Yorkshire

Defect Tracking
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Tracking within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
West Yorkshire -10 21 £32,500 -23.53%
East Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Defect Tracking
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Defect Tracking 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Defect Tracking.

1 18 (78.26%) Selenium
1 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) QA
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
5 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 9 (39.13%) Security Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Functional Testing
7 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (30.43%) Black-Box Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (26.09%) User Stories
8 6 (26.09%) Test Management
8 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Java
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) SOAP
9 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
10 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (17.39%) C#
10 4 (17.39%) Exploratory Testing

Defect Tracking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) PuTTY
1 3 (13.04%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) SoapUI
3 7 (30.43%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (13.04%) Ant
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
4 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
4 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (13.04%) TestNG
4 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.70%) Protractor
5 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) TestRail
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Tester
2 8 (34.78%) Manual Test Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Functional Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Test Architect
5 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) Flash
5 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth2
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) XSD
6 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Security Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Test Scripting
5 7 (30.43%) Black-Box Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Functional Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Test Management
6 6 (26.09%) User Stories
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
8 4 (17.39%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) API Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) F#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Software AG
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) webMethods
3 1 (4.35%) Apple