The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 74 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.14% 0.25% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.27% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
667 731 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.75% 89.80% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 499 533 673
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corby - 1 - -
Software Testing
East Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
1 1 (33.33%) SQL

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) G Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) HP