The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 7.87% 4.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Banbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 94.38% 90.00% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 43
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Banbury region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Banbury

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Banbury region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 22 (95.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (86.96%) Regression Testing
3 18 (78.26%) Finance
4 17 (73.91%) ISEB
4 17 (73.91%) ISTQB
5 16 (69.57%) Automated Testing
5 16 (69.57%) Functional Testing
6 14 (60.87%) V-Model
6 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
6 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
8 9 (39.13%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (39.13%) Test Management
9 8 (34.78%) TestDirector
10 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
11 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
12 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
13 4 (17.39%) HP
13 4 (17.39%) QA
13 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
13 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
15 1 (4.35%) QARun
15 1 (4.35%) Degree
15 1 (4.35%) Change Management
15 1 (4.35%) Project Management
15 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
15 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
15 1 (4.35%) Coaching
15 1 (4.35%) User Experience

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) TestDirector
2 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) QARun
3 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Analyst
1 21 (91.30%) Test Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Manual Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Web Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manual Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (86.96%) Regression Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Automated Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Functional Testing
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) V-Model
4 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
5 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
6 9 (39.13%) Test Management
7 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
9 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.35%) Change Management
11 1 (4.35%) Coaching
11 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
11 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) ISEB
1 17 (73.91%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP