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 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 36 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 4.03% 2.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
221 334 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 89.11% 86.53% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 170 225 155
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 23 (79.31%) C#
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) SQL
6 12 (41.38%) VB
7 11 (37.93%) VB.NET
7 11 (37.93%) C++
7 11 (37.93%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) C
7 11 (37.93%) Cryptography
8 9 (31.03%) Project Management
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) ISEB
10 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
10 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
11 5 (17.24%) QA
11 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) XML
12 4 (13.79%) OO
12 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
12 4 (13.79%) MVC
12 4 (13.79%) WinForms

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) WinForms
5 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
2 8 (27.59%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
3 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Management
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) VB
4 11 (37.93%) VB.NET
4 11 (37.93%) C
4 11 (37.93%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
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