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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 18 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 1.32% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.54% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
64 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 81.01% 85.53% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 44
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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