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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 54 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.53% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £27,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Dorset

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
282 382 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 86.24% 83.59% 78.42%
Number of salaries quoted 238 287 248
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) PMI
3 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) QA

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 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago