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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 64 55 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.79% 0.46% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.52% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Median salary £38,500 £45,250 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.91% +13.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £43,850 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £46,650 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 387 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.82% 89.17% 78.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 283 414
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 August 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) C++
3 13 (34.21%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Degree
6 10 (26.32%) QA
6 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
8 8 (21.05%) MFC
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 7 (18.42%) Validation
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (18.42%) R
10 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
10 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
10 6 (15.79%) OOP
11 5 (13.16%) Unix
11 5 (13.16%) Control-M
11 5 (13.16%) Project Management
11 5 (13.16%) MySQL
11 5 (13.16%) AIX
11 5 (13.16%) Solaris

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Bugzilla
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Appium
3 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Tester
5 6 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Software Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Developer
7 4 (10.53%) OAT Tester
8 3 (7.89%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Tester
9 2 (5.26%) QA Manual Tester
9 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Web Tester
10 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) MFC
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Fintech
4 3 (7.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) AIX
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Solaris
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) OO
4 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Validation
7 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.79%) OOP
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
8 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
8 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.16%) Web Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C++
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) R
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Control-M
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago