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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 22 27
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.28% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.41% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.64%
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
74 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 86.05% 91.03% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 52 59 65
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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