Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 79 89
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.12% 0.38% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.41% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Northampton median annual salary - £23,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.79% +46.67%
Northamptonshire median annual salary - £28,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -12.31% +44.44%

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 798 726 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 91.83% 91.55% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 636 593 710
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Northampton

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Buildbot
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google