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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 56 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.34% 1.84% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.28% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
264 307 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 88.89% 80.58% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 225 253 285
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Barnstaple - 1 - -
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) ISO 14001
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Ninject
5 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
5 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
5 1 (11.11%) SignalR
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Java Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ninject
2 1 (11.11%) SignalR
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO 14001
2 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Telerik
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago