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 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 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 1.98% 2.83% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.17% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £36,525 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
225 347 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 89.29% 89.20% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 184 252 200
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 28 August 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 17 (73.91%) .NET
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) WinForms
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (21.74%) Cryptography
6 5 (21.74%) C
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) ISEB
6 5 (21.74%) C++
6 5 (21.74%) VB
6 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) TDD

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Software Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 6 (26.09%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) WinForms
4 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) VB
5 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 5 (21.74%) C++
5 5 (21.74%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
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