The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
West Midlands / Herefordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 23 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 1.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - -2.77%  

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 67 66 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 97.10% 91.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 576 216 80
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Herefordshire

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#