The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 40 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.09% 2.05% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 2.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -24.73%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Software Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
402 306 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 78.36% 78.46% 78.40%
Number of salaries quoted 254 196 191
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 26 (92.86%) Telecoms
1 26 (92.86%) QA
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) Broadband
3 14 (50.00%) Internet
3 14 (50.00%) 3G
3 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 14 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) Retail
5 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (25.00%) Billing
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) CMS
7 4 (14.29%) FatWire
7 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 4 (14.29%) JBoss
7 4 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (10.71%) TestDirector
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.57%) Kanban
9 1 (3.57%) LTE
9 1 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) 4G
9 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Broadband
1 14 (50.00%) Internet
1 14 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (3.57%) LTE
2 1 (3.57%) 4G
2 1 (3.57%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) TestDirector
General
1 26 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Retail
3 7 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) QA Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Quality Analyst
4 9 (32.14%) Consultant
5 8 (28.57%) Test Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Software Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Testing Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.57%) Kanban
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
2 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) FatWire
1 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) HP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: £Competitive + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago