The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 48 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 15 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.11% 3.51% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 4.01% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 7
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
372 474 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.18% 87.45% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 316 424 370
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (80.00%) QA
3 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (72.00%) C#
4 18 (72.00%) Degree
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (68.00%) HTML
5 17 (68.00%) .NET
5 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (68.00%) CSS
5 17 (68.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Banking
7 1 (4.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.00%) Electronics
7 1 (4.00%) Finance
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
7 1 (4.00%) SUSE
7 1 (4.00%) Debian
7 1 (4.00%) IVR
7 1 (4.00%) Windows
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Developer in Test
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Software Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
1 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
1 17 (68.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) IVR
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Debian
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.00%) SUSE
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) SDLC
2 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.00%) V-Model
3 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Net2Edge Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago