The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 56 52 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.54% 2.53% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.05% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 2
Median salary £34,000 £44,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -1.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £31,250 £40,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £44,500 £48,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
576 524 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.75% 82.78% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 443 460 488
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 9 (52.94%) SQL
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) QA
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
4 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Ant
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) RSpec
5 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 5 (29.41%) JIRA
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (29.41%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) Hudson
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 200
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos Query Studio
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) Ant
3 5 (29.41%) Hudson
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) RSpec
4 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
4 4 (23.53%) WATIR
5 3 (17.65%) Concordion
6 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
6 2 (11.76%) Ranorex
6 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.88%) JMeter
7 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Software Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software QA Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) SOAP
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 3 (17.65%) QA Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Ab Initio
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £31k - 46k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £26k - 39k per year
Posted: 10 days ago