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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
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
141 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 90.38% 80.26% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 131 54 52
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
3 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) C

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
1 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center