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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 36 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.22% 1.14% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.36% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 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 £25,500 £29,375
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
264 513 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 83.81% 83.82% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 203 417 307
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 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
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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +21 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 2 (20.00%) QA Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft