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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 50 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.86% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 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
270 385 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 83.59% 87.30% 81.67%
Number of salaries quoted 224 275 300
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Angular 2
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) PMI
4 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Automation 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 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Web Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Release Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft