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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 14 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 2.86% - 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% - 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Software Testing
South Yorkshire

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
29 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 82.86% 76.92% 68.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 41
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +86.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £43,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,100 £39,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend