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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 59 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.57% 3.51% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 3.91% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 5
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
411 460 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.91% 89.67% 84.55%
Number of salaries quoted 357 415 411
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) HTML
3 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
3 16 (88.89%) QA
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Trac
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) IVR
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium

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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Trac
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Developer in Test
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
4 1 (5.56%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) IVR
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Debian
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.56%) SUSE
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
2 1 (5.56%) OpenUP
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Net2Edge Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 5 days ago