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 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 - 32 11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.06% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.13% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
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
85 177 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 81.73% 93.65% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 147 61
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £77,500
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