Period
to 21 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Smoke Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smoke Testing over the 6 months to 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Smoke Testing (including Confidence Testing, Sanity Testing)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 - 301
Rank change year-on-year - +301 +24
Permanent jobs citing Smoke Testing 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.098% - 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Yorkshire median annual salary - - £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%

Smoke 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 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 5,578 6,828 8,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.02% 92.33% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,622 5,545 7,525
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Smoke Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Smoke Testing in Yorkshire

Smoke Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Smoke Testing in Yorkshire

Smoke Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smoke Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
South Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Smoke Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, IT jobs citing Smoke Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Smoke Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Sprint Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Sprint Review
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 5 (83.33%) CppUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Smartphone
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) WinForms

Smoke Testing
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) CppUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) TestComplete
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) WinForms
1 5 (83.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
1 5 (83.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Sprint Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Sprint Review
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Autodesk
1 5 (83.33%) Perforce
1 5 (83.33%) TOWER Software