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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 56 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.92% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £32,500 £23,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.78% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
279 327 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.32% 87.67% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 248 256 217
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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
Plymouth +3 2 £32,500 -14.47%
Exeter +1 1 - -
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA