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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 53 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.29% 0.30% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.35% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Median salary £22,500 £34,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% -6.20%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
304 283 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.11% 84.23% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 243 207 208
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 18 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 May 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%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) SDET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM

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 4 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer in Test
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SDET
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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