Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 1.28% 1.80% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.07% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Derby median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £35,250 £47,500 £41,375
Derbyshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -20.00%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derby
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 421 434 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 89.57% 86.97% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 310 360 494
Derby median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £55,000
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Derby

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Derby region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CAD
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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%) GIS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Product Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CAD
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA