The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Derby region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 47 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.26% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £32,625 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 - £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 155 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 82.58% 77.50% 79.30%
Number of salaries quoted 202 143 237
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Testing
Derbyshire

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 10 July 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) QA
2 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
2 11 (45.83%) ISEB
3 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
6 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) TestComplete
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
9 3 (12.50%) NUnit
9 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (12.50%) NHS
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Management
9 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 (4.17%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) ISDN
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (20.83%) TestComplete
4 3 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Product Owner
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ISEB
2 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) HND
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Derby, Derbyshire
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