The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough - - 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 100.00% 94.59% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 81 26 27
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Loughborough region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Loughborough

Software Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Loughborough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) QA Leader
1 7 (100.00%) QA Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Software Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Software QA Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Testing Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA