The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stowmarket region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 9 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket 11.11% 10.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £27,000 £25,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stowmarket
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket 44.44% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Median salary £35,000 £25,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stowmarket

The demand trend of job ads across the Stowmarket 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 Stowmarket

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Stowmarket

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Stowmarket

Software Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Stowmarket

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Stowmarket region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stowmarket 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle