The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chichester 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 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chichester 11.11% - 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Software Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chichester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chichester 77.78% 63.33% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 49
Average salary £28,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chichester

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Chichester

Software Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chichester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chichester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chichester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chichester 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB