The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 45 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.43% 2.49% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 3.29% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Software Testing
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 243 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 78.85% 75.70% 72.81%
Number of salaries quoted 190 210 313
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wymondham - 4 £22,500 -
Software Testing
East of England

Software Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA