The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 4.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 41.38% 100.00% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 18
Median salary £37,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.90% +7.00%
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 the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties 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 the Home Counties

Software Testing
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in the Home Counties