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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 48 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 2.01% 2.97% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.33% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
239 210 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 80.20% 88.98% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 210 168 193
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 23 January 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Fareham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) CTI
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago