The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Huntingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 22 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 1.25% - 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £20,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Software Tester
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Huntingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Huntingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huntingdon 96.25% 97.37% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 37 52
Average salary £35,500 £55,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.45% +52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Tester in the job title across the Huntingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Huntingdon

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Huntingdon

Software Tester
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Huntingdon region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing

Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Huntingdon region that cited Software Tester in their job title 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 with Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA