The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 103 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 85.96% 78.63% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 28
Average salary £40,000 £34,347 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.45% +5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Durham