The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 48 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.69% 2.41% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.83% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Median salary £28,046 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% +6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
309 353 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.80% 85.06% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 286 287 328
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,528 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon 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 Devon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Devon

Software Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 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
Exeter 0 3 £28,591 +12.12%
Plymouth - 3 £26,000 - 1
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) GitHub
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) API Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Spock
5 3 (33.33%) ISO 14001
5 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) C

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (33.33%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Spock
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) API Testing
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
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