The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 25 28
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - 0.87% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.01% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 99 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 89.22% 86.09% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 94
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Basildon