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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 41 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 1.83% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £29,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
194 202 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 88.58% 84.87% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 178 181 82
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £72,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) DataStage
1 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) HP