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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 58 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.20% 0.97% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.13% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £43,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,950 £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
402 354 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.56% 85.51% 81.21%
Number of salaries quoted 371 260 414
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £28,500
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 September 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) QA
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.93%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 5 (18.52%) Replication
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Unix
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) AIX
8 5 (18.52%) Solaris
8 5 (18.52%) Control-M
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
8 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3

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 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Appium
3 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Tester
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 4 (14.81%) OAT Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Developer in Test
6 3 (11.11%) Software Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Manual Tester
7 2 (7.41%) QA Manual Tester
7 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Web Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate Tester
8 1 (3.70%) OAT Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Replication
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Fintech
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (7.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) AIX
1 5 (18.52%) Solaris
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (7.41%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Control-M
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) HP