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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 32 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.71% 1.32% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.54% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £30,000 £33,750 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,700 £29,375
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,550 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
184 260 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 83.26% 85.53% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 139 233 199
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of job ads across the Derby region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Derby region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Software Testing
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
2 2 (22.22%) QA Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft