The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 42 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.57% 2.84% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 3.13% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £42,500 £31,500
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 192 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 88.24% 91.00% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 217 170 194
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester 0 2 £33,750 - 1
Redditch - 2 £26,000 -
Software Testing
West Midlands

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) UX Design
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) UX Design
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Lua
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Google
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