The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 43 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 18 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.67% 5.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 7.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
371 474 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 75.56% 74.65% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 317 355 382
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Testing
West Sussex

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 18 April 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) C
2 10 (45.45%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 10 (45.45%) VxWorks
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Aerospace
2 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
2 10 (45.45%) Military
2 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) JSF
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Information Management
2 10 (45.45%) Requirements Management
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (45.45%) Communications Security
2 10 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
3 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
4 8 (36.36%) Avionics
4 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 8 (36.36%) Chip and PIN
5 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Electronics
6 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 6 (27.27%) Middleware

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (45.45%) Aerospace
1 10 (45.45%) Military
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Avionics
3 6 (27.27%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Software Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) JSF
2 6 (27.27%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (36.36%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.09%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) VxWorks
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 10 (45.45%) Information Management
1 10 (45.45%) Requirements Management
1 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
1 10 (45.45%) Integration Testing
1 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (45.45%) Communications Security
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 6 (27.27%) UML
4 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C
1 10 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) Ada
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
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