The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 33 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.66% 2.71% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.13% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 192 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 84.53% 86.88% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 131 179 254
Median salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Newbury region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Newbury

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) TestNG
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
Newbury, Berkshire
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