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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 5.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
90 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 81.08% 89.13% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 41 38
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £145,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 (56.25%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) Time Management
2 8 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Validation
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) People Management
2 8 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (43.75%) HL7
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) Nessus
5 4 (25.00%) Nmap
5 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Coverity
5 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) Test Management
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 3 (18.75%) Network Security
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Testing Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Product Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Product Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (50.00%) People Management
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Time Management
2 8 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nessus
1 4 (25.00%) Nmap
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Coverity
2 2 (12.50%) HP