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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,200
% change year-on-year
- +2.33%
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
144 97 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 91.14% 87.39% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 118 84 78
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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

Software Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) People Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP