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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 71 77 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 0.36% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.39% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Median salary £40,750 £53,054 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.19% +39.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,611 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £54,611 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
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
665 762 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.31% 90.93% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 557 593 448
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (54.55%) QA
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
6 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 6 (27.27%) ISEB
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 5 (22.73%) Ant
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 5 (22.73%) Hudson
7 5 (22.73%) REST
7 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) RSpec
7 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 200
1 1 (4.55%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Ant
1 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
1 5 (22.73%) Hudson
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
1 5 (22.73%) RSpec
1 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 4 (18.18%) WATIR
3 1 (4.55%) Concordion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) QA Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) QA Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Software Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) QA Automation Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) QA Leader
6 4 (18.18%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) REST
1 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) QA Automation
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) People Management
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.64%) System Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Pegasus
2 1 (4.55%) Sage
Coventry
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