The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 17 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 5.26% - 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Software Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 169 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 81.05% 90.86% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 120 111
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Crewe

Software Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) TestComplete

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) QA Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
3 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center