The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 41 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.16% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
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 Norfolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 173 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 86.33% 86.93% 78.48%
Number of salaries quoted 196 119 204
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Norfolk

Software Testing
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -10 4 £31,750 +5.83% 1
Software Testing
East of England

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (57.14%) QA
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) JMeter
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Publishing
4 4 (28.57%) Games
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Confluence
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SOLID
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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