The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough 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 - - 20
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough - - 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
North Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 39 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 88.89% 97.50% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 93
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

Software Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

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 Middlesbrough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification