The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 12 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 2.13% - 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Software Testing
Warwickshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 65.96% 79.10% 85.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 52
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,080 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Rugby

Software Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Log4j
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat