The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 26 7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.27% 10.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.35% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 148 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.67% 94.27% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 60
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Software Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands