The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 31 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.75% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
162 158 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 89.01% 90.29% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 151 138 188
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £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 Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) MSTest
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
4 6 (66.67%) System Testing
4 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Defect Management
4 6 (66.67%) Case Management
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
5 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) ISEB
6 3 (33.33%) C#

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) MSTest
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Test Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Tester
3 5 (55.56%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) Case Management
4 6 (66.67%) Defect Management
4 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) System Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft