The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 66 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.32% 1.65% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.03% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £47,000 £33,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.35% +20.90%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 443 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.78% 80.99% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 454 341 414
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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