The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 13.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Software Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 86.67% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Pontefract

Software Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree