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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 53 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.91% 0.24% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.32% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £20,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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
358 314 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.65% 74.06% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 275 257 134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram 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 1 September 2015. 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
Exeter - 7 £25,000 - 1
Tavistock - 1 £42,500 - 1
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) ISO 14001
4 4 (33.33%) Summit
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Symfony
6 2 (16.67%) Zend
6 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
3 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 2 (16.67%) LESS
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
4 1 (8.33%) SignalR
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Ninject
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (33.33%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik
Tavistock
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40-45k Depending on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago