The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.34% - 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £30,000 - £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 200 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 87.25% 85.47% 82.13%
Number of salaries quoted 117 153 155
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

Software Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft