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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 59 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.79% 3.90% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 4.79% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 11
Average salary £33,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £31,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
320 397 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 83.77% 81.52% 78.40%
Number of salaries quoted 276 339 352
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebLOAD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Calabash
2 3 (60.00%) LoadUI
2 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) CSQA
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Robot
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) Tcl

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) JMeter
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebLOAD
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Calabash
1 3 (60.00%) LoadUI
1 3 (60.00%) Appium
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Robot
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) PyUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) zOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Tcl
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) CSQA
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft