The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 1.01% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Software Testing
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 79.37% 76.77% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 68
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,800 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Gatwick

Software Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree