The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Tester
Rank 52 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.93% 0.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £33,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 237 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.75% 97.13% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 275 219 231
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Tester
Derbyshire

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester in the job title across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Derby

Software Tester
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Tester across the Derby region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Tester Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Tester
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
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