The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 14 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 3.33% - 26.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £32,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 86.67% 87.50% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 13
Median salary £30,250 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley 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 Dudley

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Dudley

Software Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft