The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 52 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.79% 0.81% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.05% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,800 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 285 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.31% 76.61% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 324 247 295
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -11 8 £30,250 -13.57% 2
Matlock - 1 £37,500 -
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (46.67%) QA
2 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Selenium
3 10 (33.33%) ISEB
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
6 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
6 7 (23.33%) C#
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) TestComplete
7 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 5 (16.67%) FMCG
8 5 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (16.67%) Logistics
8 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
8 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) XML
10 3 (10.00%) TDD

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) ISDN
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.00%) NUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Product Owner
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Flash
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) FMCG
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Animation
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
6 5 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Logistics
6 5 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Change Management
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Test Management
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISEB
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe
1 1 (3.33%) Siemens
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