The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leatherhead region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 38 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 5.60% 1.14% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 1.50% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 133 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 82.76% 76.00% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 179 123 246
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Surrey

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Leatherhead

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 14 (60.87%) QA
2 11 (47.83%) Web Services
3 10 (43.48%) Information Assurance
3 10 (43.48%) Security Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Load Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Time Management
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
7 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
7 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
7 5 (21.74%) Social Media
7 5 (21.74%) Selenium
7 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) JIRA
7 5 (21.74%) LAMP
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) Workflow
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) SaaS
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.04%) ISEB

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
1 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Sales Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Sales Director
4 4 (17.39%) Head of Testing
4 4 (17.39%) QA Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Software Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) Physics
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Security Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Information Assurance
2 9 (39.13%) Load Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Time Management
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Workflow
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Percona
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