The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 31 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 0.80% 3.45% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 4.76% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Software Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 68.00% 72.41% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 21 18
Average salary £43,750 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Software Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft