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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 22.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
52 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 89.66% 93.33% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 47
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JMeter
2 8 (57.14%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) LIMS
3 4 (28.57%) Test Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) System Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Information Management
6 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
1 8 (57.14%) JMeter
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Tester
2 8 (57.14%) Automation Tester
2 8 (57.14%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
3 7 (50.00%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Security Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) IT Security Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Test Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) System Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA