The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 43 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.34% 4.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 4.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 464 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 80.80% 90.45% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 153 321 300
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Software Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) PMI
3 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Test
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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