The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 69.92% 55.56% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 78 39 82
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,350 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Testing
West Yorkshire

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Software Testing
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB