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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 47 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.76% 2.41% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 3.00% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 3
Median salary £31,000 £52,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.95% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £51,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
355 300 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 88.97% 80.43% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 282 264 149
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (43.75%) QA
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium
4 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (25.00%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) OpenSSH
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB

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 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) QA Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Project Office Support
4 2 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Telelogic
1 2 (12.50%) VMware