The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 35 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.52% - 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £38,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 111 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 70.48% 82.22% 77.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 37 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £33,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Testing
Hertfordshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (72.00%) SQLPlus
2 16 (64.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (64.00%) Workflow
2 16 (64.00%) Windchill
2 16 (64.00%) Data Management
2 16 (64.00%) Workflow Management
2 16 (64.00%) QA
3 14 (56.00%) Retail
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) UNIX
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.00%) Tcl
5 5 (20.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.00%) Agilent
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) VB
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) IT Support
1 14 (56.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 14 (56.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Regression Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) WinForms
1 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (64.00%) Workflow
1 16 (64.00%) Data Management
1 16 (64.00%) Workflow Management
2 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Product Management
4 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Tcl
1 5 (20.00%) Python
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Agilent
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago