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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 5 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket 10.00% - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
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 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stowmarket 80.00% 93.75% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stowmarket

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Stowmarket region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Stowmarket

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stowmarket 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stowmarket by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Stowmarket 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle