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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 33 38
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 2.68% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.36% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £31,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
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
94 119 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 57.32% 79.87% 72.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 115
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft