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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 51 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.26% 3.53% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 4.18% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
327 455 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 85.38% 84.57% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 267 270 197
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) ISEB
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Billing
4 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (40.00%) API Testing
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (40.00%) SaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Android
5 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) CSG Singleview
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) API Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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