The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 38 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.74% 0.52% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 0.76% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 13
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 264 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 71.84% 68.75% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 205 246 320
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Software Testing
East of England

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Norfolk

Software Testing
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dereham - 10 £32,500 -
Norwich - 2 £27,500 -
Software Testing
East of England

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 13 (48.15%) Test Scripting
1 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
1 13 (48.15%) Test Strategy
2 10 (37.04%) Perl
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 10 (37.04%) Tcl
2 10 (37.04%) Change Management
2 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
3 6 (22.22%) Agilent
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (18.52%) QA
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (18.52%) MS Office
4 5 (18.52%) Replication
5 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Test Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) UNIX
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Test Scripting
1 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
1 13 (48.15%) Test Strategy
2 10 (37.04%) Change Management
2 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Scalability Testing
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Perl
1 10 (37.04%) Python
1 10 (37.04%) Tcl
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
2 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Agilent
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) HP
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