The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 42 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.98% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.44% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £38,500 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
Software Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 225 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.87% 73.77% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 168 152 285
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £68,500
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 Middlesex

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Software Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) DSDM
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SilkPerformer
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (60.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DSDM
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago