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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 46 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.99% 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
387 303 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 85.43% 75.75% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 323 196 147
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) ISEB
3 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (52.63%) QA
4 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) Aerospace
5 9 (47.37%) Banking
6 8 (42.11%) Selenium
7 7 (36.84%) UNIX
8 6 (31.58%) Retail
9 5 (26.32%) Billing
9 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
10 4 (21.05%) People Management
10 4 (21.05%) HP
10 4 (21.05%) Release Management
10 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Test Management
10 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (21.05%) Java
10 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
10 4 (21.05%) CSG Singleview
11 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
11 3 (15.79%) .NET
11 3 (15.79%) IIS
11 3 (15.79%) Web Services
11 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
3 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Aerospace
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Billing
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
1 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
4 4 (21.05%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Management
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISEB
2 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) HP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens and car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago