The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aldershot region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 7.96% 2.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.57% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Software Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aldershot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 64 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 83.19% 73.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 12
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,950 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Aldershot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Aldershot

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Aldershot

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Aldershot

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Aldershot region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Aldershot

Software Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aldershot 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) TestNG
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) ISEB
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (11.11%) GWT
8 1 (11.11%) SOA

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aldershot 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) TestNG
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) GWT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB