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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 35 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 7.45% 11.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 13.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
230 163 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 81.56% 88.59% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 192 149 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Leatherhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) PHP
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
3 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
4 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
4 12 (38.71%) WebDriver
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 12 (38.71%) QA
4 12 (38.71%) Selenium
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (35.48%) JIRA
5 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
5 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (35.48%) Load Testing
5 11 (35.48%) JMeter
5 11 (35.48%) Workflow
5 11 (35.48%) LAMP
5 11 (35.48%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) MySQL
5 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
6 10 (32.26%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
8 5 (16.13%) REST
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (35.48%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
2 12 (38.71%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) WebDriver
3 11 (35.48%) JMeter
3 11 (35.48%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Software Engineer
1 11 (35.48%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Server Technician
2 6 (19.35%) Server Support
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 11 (35.48%) LAMP
3 5 (16.13%) REST
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
4 11 (35.48%) Workflow
4 11 (35.48%) Test Strategy
4 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
4 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (35.48%) Load Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
2 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Citrix
1 1 (3.23%) VMware