The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 45 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.93% 0.90% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.00% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £50,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £50,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Software Testing
Derbyshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 200 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 81.99% 90.50% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 223 179 216
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,136 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Derby

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) ISEB
2 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
3 5 (55.56%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) VBA
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (11.11%) MSTest
4 1 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Server Support
5 1 (11.11%) Software Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago