The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 9 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 5.56% 20.00% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 20.00% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £26,000 £61,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.37% +62.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.78%
Software Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 77.78% 100.00% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 23
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Beckenham

Software Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP