The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 59 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% 1.44% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.64% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £30,701 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.28% -17.02%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 365 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.67% 87.32% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 325 299 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,300 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) DataStage
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) QA Manager
1 2 (40.00%) QA Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
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