The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 52 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.67% 1.85% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.26% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Median salary £31,000 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
372 266 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 90.29% 81.85% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 292 230 178
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) OpenSSH
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) SAS
5 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) Java

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
1 4 (30.77%) QA Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Project Office Support
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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