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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 44 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.33% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
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
346 302 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 80.65% 76.26% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 308 204 124
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,300
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 27 February 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) UNIX
3 12 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) QA
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
8 6 (25.00%) Banking
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
10 4 (16.67%) Selenium
10 4 (16.67%) Release Management
10 4 (16.67%) Billing
10 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Test Management
10 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 4 (16.67%) People Management
11 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
11 3 (12.50%) MVNO
11 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
11 3 (12.50%) 4G
11 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 3 (12.50%) LTE
11 3 (12.50%) Test Automation

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LTE
1 3 (12.50%) 4G
1 3 (12.50%) MVNO
2 2 (8.33%) Broadband
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) 3G
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 6 (25.00%) Banking
4 5 (20.83%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Billing
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) LAMP
1 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 2 (8.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Management
3 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (16.67%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Online Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 12 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP
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