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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 38 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.61% 1.89% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.21% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
207 271 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 83.47% 85.49% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 177 228 169
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,882 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Performance 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) QA Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Derby
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Derby
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