The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 44 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.60% 0.81% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 1.02% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -39.36%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
238 98 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 85.61% 79.03% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 104 83 143
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

The demand trend of job ads across the Abingdon region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Abingdon

Software Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 12 (66.67%) STL
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) VC++
1 12 (66.67%) Sophos
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) C++
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Product Management
1 12 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 12 (66.67%) User Experience
1 12 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) QA
2 6 (33.33%) Java

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon 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 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) GUI Software Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 12 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 12 (66.67%) Product Management
1 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 12 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) C++
1 12 (66.67%) VC++
2 6 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Sophos