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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 41 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.59% 2.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £38,500 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
315 319 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 81.61% 78.00% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 258 206 165
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) ISEB
3 17 (51.52%) QA
4 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) UNIX
6 10 (30.30%) Broadband
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) Internet
6 10 (30.30%) 3G
6 10 (30.30%) Smartphone
7 9 (27.27%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Aerospace
9 6 (18.18%) Banking
9 6 (18.18%) Retail
10 5 (15.15%) Billing
10 5 (15.15%) HP
10 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (12.12%) LTE
11 4 (12.12%) MVNO
11 4 (12.12%) 4G
12 3 (9.09%) LAMP
12 3 (9.09%) PHP
12 3 (9.09%) TestDirector
12 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
12 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
12 3 (9.09%) Test Automation

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Broadband
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
1 10 (30.30%) 3G
2 4 (12.12%) LTE
2 4 (12.12%) MVNO
2 4 (12.12%) 4G
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) TestDirector
1 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Retail
4 5 (15.15%) Billing
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Quality Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Software Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Testing Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.06%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 2 (6.06%) Online Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Test Management
4 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.06%) People Management
4 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) ISEB
2 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) HP
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