The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 44 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.30% 2.09% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.39% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
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% -
Software Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 461 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 86.20% 87.64% 88.50%
Number of salaries quoted 279 395 298
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Derbyshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium
7 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) MCP
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) TDD

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Tester
4 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
4 2 (16.67%) QA Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft