The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Testing Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Specialist
Rank 893 944 959
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Specialist 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £70,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £75,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
Testing Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Testing Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Testing Specialist in the job title.

Testing Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Testing Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Testing Specialist Salary Trend in England

Testing Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 2 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Testing Specialist
UK

Testing Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Testing Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Testing Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JNI
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter

Testing Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JNI
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft