The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 39 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 3.36% 2.56% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.63% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £29,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Ealing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 38 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 99.16% 97.44% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 29 56
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Ealing

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) SpecFlow
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
3 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
3 5 (55.56%) Replication
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ealing 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) SpecFlow
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Software Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Tester
1 5 (55.56%) QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior QA Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 3 (33.33%) QA Leader
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) JD Edwards
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft