The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter - - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 103 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 69.72% 83.06% 72.15%
Number of salaries quoted 94 98 131
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,450 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Testing
Devon

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Exeter

Software Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree