The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 24 39
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter - 5.30% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.80% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Software Testing
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 103 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 86.72% 78.03% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 108 72 151
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Junior
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Tester
3 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
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