The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Software Testing
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 110 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 92.09% 82.09% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 93
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,125 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Preston