The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Chippenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 36 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 0.55% 2.82% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 3.23% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £16,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 62 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 73.08% 87.32% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 126 58 108
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Testing
Wiltshire

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Chippenham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) Jython
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
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