The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 40 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.29% 3.47% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 4.38% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 15
Median salary £43,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 160 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.28% 79.21% 88.19%
Number of salaries quoted 199 136 184
Median salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 8 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
2 11 (35.48%) PayPal
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
3 10 (32.26%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
5 8 (25.81%) iPad
6 7 (22.58%) QA
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 6 (19.35%) Java
7 6 (19.35%) ISEB
8 5 (16.13%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) JIRA
8 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
9 4 (12.90%) WPF
9 4 (12.90%) Selenium
9 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Time Management
9 4 (12.90%) Web Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Games
9 4 (12.90%) WinForms
9 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET
9 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 3 (9.68%) WCF
10 3 (9.68%) Retail
10 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MS Access
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) AccuRev
4 2 (6.45%) QADirector
4 2 (6.45%) TestPartner
4 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Calabash
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Team Leader
1 11 (35.48%) Test Team Leader
2 9 (29.03%) Software Tester
2 9 (29.03%) Tester
3 5 (16.13%) Software Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Manual Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Games Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) WinForms
2 4 (12.90%) WPF
3 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
5 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Time Management
7 4 (12.90%) Web Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Line Management
9 2 (6.45%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Coaching
9 2 (6.45%) Open Source
9 2 (6.45%) People Management
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) VB
3 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) PayPal
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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