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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 32 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.19% - 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 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
140 105 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 83.33% 82.68% 79.21%
Number of salaries quoted 133 80 74
Median salary £51,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 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 25 June 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (80.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (60.00%) COSO
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Statistics
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Operations Management
3 6 (60.00%) CRAMM
3 6 (60.00%) ISO22301
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) MBA
4 4 (40.00%) GIS
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) CITP
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering

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 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Extranet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Statistics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
1 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) CRAMM
2 6 (60.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MBA
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) CITP
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (60.00%) COSO
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) ISO22301
2 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP