The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 51 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.56% 2.27% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.48% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 202 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 91.90% 91.82% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 282 159 237
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

The demand trend of job ads across the Fareham region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Fareham

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Fareham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fareham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (53.33%) Regression Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Software Deployment
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (53.33%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Practice Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 3 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (53.33%) Regression Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Software Deployment
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (53.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix