The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Box Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Black-Box Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Black-Box Testing
Rank 142 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Black-Box Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.043% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £30,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -22.07%
Black-Box Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1948 1725 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.58% 74.90% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1337 1257
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Black-Box Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Black-Box Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Black-Box Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Black-Box Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Black-Box Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Black-Box 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 Black-Box Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management

Black-Box Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Black-Box 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 Black-Box Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center