The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 25 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 20 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 10.42% - 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.05% - 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 109 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 86.46% 79.56% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 154 98 209
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 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 21 August 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (64.52%) QA
2 17 (54.84%) Web Services
3 15 (48.39%) Load Testing
4 14 (45.16%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) PHP
5 12 (38.71%) MySQL
5 12 (38.71%) Security Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
5 12 (38.71%) Information Assurance
5 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
5 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
6 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (35.48%) Workflow
6 11 (35.48%) LAMP
6 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) JIRA
6 11 (35.48%) Selenium
6 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (35.48%) WebDriver
6 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
7 9 (29.03%) Time Management
8 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (16.13%) Social Media
10 4 (12.90%) Linux
10 4 (12.90%) ISEB
10 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Oracle

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JIRA
1 11 (35.48%) Selenium
1 11 (35.48%) WebDriver
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) QA Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Sales Director
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Head of Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Web Services
2 11 (35.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Physics
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Load Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Security Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
2 12 (38.71%) Information Assurance
2 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
2 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
3 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (35.48%) Workflow
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Time Management
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Business Development
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) PHP
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Percona