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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 9.64% 6.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.13% 7.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
79 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 95.18% 87.69% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 39
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (95.83%) DV Cleared
2 23 (95.83%) SCCM
2 23 (95.83%) Software Distribution
2 23 (95.83%) Line Management
2 23 (95.83%) Mentoring
2 23 (95.83%) Performance Management
3 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
3 19 (79.17%) JSP
3 19 (79.17%) ITIL
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (79.17%) Citrix
3 19 (79.17%) Service Delivery
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (79.17%) Software Packaging
3 19 (79.17%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (16.67%) MSI
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Technical Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) JSP
1 19 (79.17%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Performance Management
1 23 (95.83%) Software Distribution
1 23 (95.83%) Line Management
1 23 (95.83%) Mentoring
2 19 (79.17%) ITIL
2 19 (79.17%) Service Delivery
2 19 (79.17%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.17%) System Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (95.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (95.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
1 19 (79.17%) Citrix