The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 21 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 4.94% 6.67% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 8.33% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
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 Andover region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 92.59% 80.00% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 24
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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 Andover

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Andover

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Process
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SLA

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) DSDM
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago