The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 41 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.79% 1.17% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.50% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £26,000 £29,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.72% -27.18%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 267 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.95% 77.84% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 209 214 230
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 15 days ago