The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 3.51% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 92.98% 75.81% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 19
Median salary £50,000 £40,125 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich 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 West Bromwich

Software Testing
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Software Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft