The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 27 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.16% 0.56% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 0.76% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £14,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+210.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Software Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 132 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 64.75% 73.74% 77.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 111 68
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 2 - -
Immingham - 1 £45,000 -
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA