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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 53 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.08% 0.27% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.38% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
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
305 265 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 79.22% 70.29% 72.46%
Number of salaries quoted 247 246 231
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 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 +18 8 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Software Testing
South West

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (63.64%) ISEB
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
1 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) Aerospace
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) Load Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) People Management
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) OO

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (63.64%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Test Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Symfony
1 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Laravel
1 1 (9.09%) LESS
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 3 (27.27%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Security Testing
1 7 (63.64%) People Management
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: 12 days ago