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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 26 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.50% 3.57% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 4.08% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £33,850
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
89 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 81.65% 87.50% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 86
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,575 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £75,000
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 29 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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