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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 28 26
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.21% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.02% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
88 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 69.84% 60.00% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 78 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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