The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chertsey 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 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 1.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chertsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 24 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 86.36% 77.42% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 37
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 Chertsey

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chertsey

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Chertsey

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey 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 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MFC
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Image Processing
3 2 (28.57%) HL7

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chertsey 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) MFC
1 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) QMS
2 2 (28.57%) Image Processing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) HL7
2 2 (28.57%) DICOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft