The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 22 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley - 1.56% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.53% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Software Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 79 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 83.56% 61.72% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 165 73 99
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Bromley

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) NLog
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (33.33%) NLog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware