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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 58 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.81% 3.48% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 4.15% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 7
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £35,000 £45,000
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
310 386 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 83.78% 83.91% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 280 337 346
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Crawley

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PyUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) CSQA
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebLOAD
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Calabash
1 2 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) PyUnit
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Robot
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) zOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) CSQA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft