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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 47 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.92% 3.74% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 4.64% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
219 237 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 79.93% 80.61% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 197 194 129
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (88.89%) Web Services
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
1 16 (88.89%) QA
1 16 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Load Testing
2 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) JIRA
2 15 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) JMeter
2 15 (83.33%) Workflow
2 15 (83.33%) LAMP
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) JMeter
1 15 (83.33%) JIRA
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
1 15 (83.33%) WebDriver
1 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) CentOS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Load Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) Workflow
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 15 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.56%) VMware