The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Derby region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 34 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.89% 2.29% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 2.42% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £28,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £41,250 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
Software Tester
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
220 289 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 98.21% 94.44% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 162 245 217
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Online Security
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Online Security
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA