The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 21 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.33% 1.64% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 1.94% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -17.07%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 103 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 80.00% 84.43% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 67 95 97
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,400 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone 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 Maidstone

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Maidstone

Software Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley