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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 30 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.78% - 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £52,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
157 129 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.90% 77.71% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 107 68
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £82,500
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 20 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Primavera
2 5 (83.33%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management

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 5 (83.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP