The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.10% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 133 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.36% 83.13% 92.46%
Number of salaries quoted 140 106 328
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
London

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (50.00%) LiveLink
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) PVCS
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Toad
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) LiveLink
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) PVCS
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) HP