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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 23 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.03% - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% - 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
103 98 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 78.03% 79.03% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 77 91
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
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 Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick 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 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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 12 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 12 (85.71%) Business Process Improvement
1 12 (85.71%) Process Improvement
2 11 (78.57%) ISO 9001
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) Change Management
3 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 10 (71.43%) COSO
3 10 (71.43%) CRAMM
3 10 (71.43%) Statistics
3 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (71.43%) Operations Management
3 10 (71.43%) ISO22301
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (42.86%) Test Management
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) MBA
4 6 (42.86%) GIS
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 4 (28.57%) CITP
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Change Control

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Extranet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) GIS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Release Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 10 (71.43%) Statistics
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Process Improvement
1 12 (85.71%) Process Improvement
1 12 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 10 (71.43%) Change Management
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (71.43%) CRAMM
2 10 (71.43%) Operations Management
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Test Management
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MBA
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) CITP
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) ISO 9001
2 10 (71.43%) COSO
2 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (71.43%) ISO22301
2 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) QA
3 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP