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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 30 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.74% - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £36,500 - £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
120 96 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 88.89% 74.42% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 114 79 69
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) MS Project
2 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (80.00%) Primavera
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) QMS

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 4 (80.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP