The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Specialist
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £51,250 -
Testing Specialist
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 297 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.39% 98.02% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 208 279 381
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Testing Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Testing Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Testing Specialist
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Testing Specialist 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 Testing Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

Testing Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Testing Specialist 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 Testing Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint