The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 55 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.03% 3.21% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.81% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 18
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
324 525 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.72% 84.27% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 301 474 469
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Biotechnology
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (60.00%) Life Science
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) JUnit
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Biotechnology
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (60.00%) Life Science
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago