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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
West Midlands / Dudley
Rank 2 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 18.18% 2.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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
18 68 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 81.82% 86.08% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 66 14
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
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 24 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Case Management

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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Case Management
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Process Improvement