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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 48 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.86% 1.81% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 2.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 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 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
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
455 313 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 83.64% 80.88% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 273 179 219
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 32 (96.97%) Telecoms
2 30 (90.91%) QA
3 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (54.55%) Smartphone
4 18 (54.55%) Internet
4 18 (54.55%) 3G
4 18 (54.55%) HTML
4 18 (54.55%) Java
4 18 (54.55%) Broadband
5 14 (42.42%) ISEB
6 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (36.36%) Test Planning
7 11 (33.33%) Retail
7 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) Billing
9 4 (12.12%) CMS
9 4 (12.12%) FatWire
9 4 (12.12%) TestDirector
9 4 (12.12%) HP
9 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
9 4 (12.12%) JBoss
9 4 (12.12%) Apache
9 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (9.09%) 4G
10 3 (9.09%) MVNO
10 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.09%) LTE

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (12.12%) CMS
1 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.12%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Internet
1 18 (54.55%) 3G
1 18 (54.55%) Broadband
2 3 (9.09%) 4G
2 3 (9.09%) MVNO
2 3 (9.09%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) TestDirector
General
1 32 (96.97%) Telecoms
2 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 20 (60.61%) QA Analyst
3 14 (42.42%) Quality Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Consultant
5 8 (24.24%) Test Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) Software Tester
6 6 (18.18%) Tester
7 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
8 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Software Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Test Planning
3 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) ISEB
2 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (90.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) FatWire
1 4 (12.12%) HP
1 4 (12.12%) JBoss
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago