The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 93 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 91.22% 78.15% 66.40%
Number of salaries quoted 113 90 70
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £39,000
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 Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Software Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) CAFM

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) CAFM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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