The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Fareham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 47 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 14 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.71% - 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% - 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £20,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
326 188 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 86.47% 77.69% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 230 167 112
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Hampshire

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 July 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Fareham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) QA
3 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
4 9 (42.86%) ISEB
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
9 3 (14.29%) B2B
9 3 (14.29%) B2C
9 3 (14.29%) Games
9 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Subversion
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 3 (14.29%) SaaS
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
10 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
10 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (9.52%) BDD
10 2 (9.52%) ATDD
10 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) TDD
10 2 (9.52%) Mitel

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Software Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Quality Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) B2B
5 3 (14.29%) B2C
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) ATDD
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Avaya
1 2 (9.52%) Mitel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago