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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 22 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 4.65% 5.41% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 5.80% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £32,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
81 69 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 94.19% 93.24% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 43
Average salary £40,750 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) PowerShell
2 15 (93.75%) Software Distribution
2 15 (93.75%) Line Management
2 15 (93.75%) Mentoring
2 15 (93.75%) Performance Management
2 15 (93.75%) DV Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) Software Packaging
2 15 (93.75%) Compatibility Testing
2 15 (93.75%) JSP
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) JSP
1 15 (93.75%) Software Packaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Service Delivery
1 15 (93.75%) Compatibility Testing
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) Performance Management
1 15 (93.75%) Software Distribution
1 15 (93.75%) Line Management
1 15 (93.75%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) System Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (93.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix