The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 18 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.85% 2.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 2.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 257 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 77.09% 76.72% 76.53%
Number of salaries quoted 236 196 180
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (100.00%) QA
2 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (52.17%) ISEB
3 12 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Retail
6 8 (34.78%) Billing
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) Internet
6 8 (34.78%) 3G
6 8 (34.78%) Broadband
6 8 (34.78%) Smartphone
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (17.39%) TestDirector
8 4 (17.39%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) JBoss
8 4 (17.39%) Apache
8 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
8 4 (17.39%) CMS
8 4 (17.39%) FatWire
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) 4G
9 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 2 (8.70%) Ruby
9 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
9 2 (8.70%) LTE
9 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
1 4 (17.39%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
1 8 (34.78%) 3G
1 8 (34.78%) Broadband
2 2 (8.70%) 4G
2 2 (8.70%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Retail
3 8 (34.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Test Consultant
3 9 (39.13%) QA Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Quality Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Scrum
2 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
2 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.70%) Kanban
3 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.35%) Content Management
3 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) ISEB
1 12 (52.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
1 4 (17.39%) FatWire
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum `+ Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago