The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 33 39 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 1.24% 0.52% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.59% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 15
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 169 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 87.58% 88.02% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 119 56
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -15.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Epsom

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) DHTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) NuGet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) DHTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) DOM
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP