The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 155 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.66% 83.33% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 121 140 334
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 £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 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%) Java
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
2 2 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
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

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) LiveLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PVCS
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) SWIFT
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%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation 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