The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Box Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Box Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Black-Box Testing
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing Black-Box Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +9.75%
Black-Box Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
532 274 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.35% 72.68% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 489 259 314
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Black-Box Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Black-Box Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Black-Box Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Black-Box Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Black-Box Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Black-Box 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 Black-Box Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Control-M
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Black-Box Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Black-Box 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 Black-Box Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) DTS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Control-M