The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 8.62% 3.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £58,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 Horsham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 90 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 91.95% 79.65% 91.09%
Number of salaries quoted 152 84 88
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Horsham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) DB2
2 15 (93.75%) Business Objects
2 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) Cognos
2 15 (93.75%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (93.75%) ETL
2 15 (93.75%) Toad
2 15 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (93.75%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (93.75%) DataStage
2 15 (93.75%) SQLPlus
2 15 (93.75%) Mainframe
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 15 (93.75%) Advertising
2 15 (93.75%) Validation
2 15 (93.75%) Banking
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) Test Management
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Exadata
2 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle ODI
2 15 (93.75%) Data Validation
3 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 9 (56.25%) RDBMS

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) DB2
2 15 (93.75%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (93.75%) DataStage
2 15 (93.75%) SQLPlus
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Exadata
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 9 (56.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Toad
1 15 (93.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
1 15 (93.75%) Advertising
1 15 (93.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ETL
1 15 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Validation
1 15 (93.75%) Test Management
1 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
1 15 (93.75%) Data Validation
2 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Business Objects
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) Cognos
1 15 (93.75%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago