The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 40 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.15% 3.60% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 4.23% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 189 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 69.23% 85.14% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 154 172 154
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Testing
Hampshire

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Software Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 6 days ago