The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 39 22
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 1.26% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.45% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 207 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 87.65% 86.97% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 203 68
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Testing
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Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft