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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 30 36 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.66% 2.36% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.67% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
163 225 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 85.34% 88.58% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 139 194 233
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,200 £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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement

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 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) HP
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