The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Barnsley 3.33% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Barnsley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29 22 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Barnsley 96.67% 61.11% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 23
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Barnsley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Barnsley citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Barnsley

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Barnsley region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Barnsley 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 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA