The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 5.56% 2.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Software Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 88.89% 57.35% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 51
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Letchworth

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Letchworth

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) HND
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) JCAPS
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Ventyx
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) EAM
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) MSMQ

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) EAI
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) EAM
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) HND
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Network+ Certification
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (20.00%) webMethods
1 1 (20.00%) Ventyx