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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 49 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.35% 0.64% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.76% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £19,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
316 524 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 85.18% 84.38% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 303 462 578
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
1 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
1 6 (54.55%) Biotechnology
1 6 (54.55%) Life Science
1 6 (54.55%) Test Management
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB

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 (54.55%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Junior
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Biotechnology
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
1 6 (54.55%) Life Science
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (54.55%) Test Management
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
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