The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 28 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.75% 3.92% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 4.40% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -19.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 91 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 78.90% 89.22% 71.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 87
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Stevenage

Software Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Military
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ada
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle