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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 58 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.07% 4.12% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 4.91% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 18
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +39.70%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
396 550 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.43% 83.97% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 327 486 591
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Biotechnology
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Life Science
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Trainee
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Java EE
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Biotechnology
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
2 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Signal Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
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