The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
North East / Durham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham - 0.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
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 Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 130 111 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 90.91% 90.98% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 120 81 70
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 Durham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Durham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP