The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 36 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.95% 3.36% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 4.17% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £53,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Software Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 96 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.71% 80.67% 73.78%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 153
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ION Trading
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) WebLOAD
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) JBehave
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebLOAD
1 3 (75.00%) JBehave
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Test Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) QA Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) QA Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase