Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 74 66
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.93% 1.53% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.74% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Derbyshire median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -16.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £35,900 £36,950 £42,950
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 444 634 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 95.28% 88.06% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 304 536 499
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +12.08%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £58,375 £75,000 £57,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Derbyshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Derbyshire

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Derbyshire

Software Testing
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +13 9 £31,000 -4.62%
Software Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Groovy
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Junior QA Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Tester
4 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Manual Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
5 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft