The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Specialist
Rank 266 247 284
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Specialist 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.015% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -19.35%
Testing Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Testing Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Testing Specialist in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Testing Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Testing Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Testing Specialist across the East of England region.

Testing Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Testing Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -9 1 - -
Testing Specialist
England

Testing Specialist
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Testing Specialist in their job title 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 with Testing Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Testing Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Testing Specialist in their job title 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 with Testing Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco