The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 35 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.23% 2.61% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.24% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 247 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 80.80% 80.46% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 157 172 141
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Software Testing
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) PACS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) GPRS
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (25.00%) PACS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft