The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
Rank - 12 7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley - 4.55% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.71% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 96.55% 79.55% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 15
Median salary £30,000 £37,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,588 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

The demand trend of job ads across the Barnsley region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Barnsley

Software Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB