The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 37 47
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.71% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.23% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 217 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.61% 84.11% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 199 185
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Software Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA