The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 61 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.16% 2.02% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.44% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Average salary £47,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
338 328 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 81.06% 82.62% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 312 290 338
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Crawley

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) ColdFusion
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (8.33%) CMS

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 4 (33.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (8.33%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Magnolia
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Checkstyle
4 1 (8.33%) WebLOAD
4 1 (8.33%) EasyMock
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) PyUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) Cobertura
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Calabash
4 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (8.33%) Appium
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Web Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (8.33%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSD
2 1 (8.33%) JAXB
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) JSTL
2 1 (8.33%) Velocity
2 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) zOS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago