The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 10 23
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 17.86% 9.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 33.33% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 15 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 67.44% 53.57% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 94
Average salary £31,573 £36,427 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.32% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Herefordshire