The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 30 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 2.58% 4.30% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 4.73% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 169 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 84.54% 90.86% 74.52%
Number of salaries quoted 148 143 131
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Redhill region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Redhill

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Redhill

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
4 10 (47.62%) Perl
4 10 (47.62%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
6 8 (38.10%) QA
6 8 (38.10%) ISEB
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
8 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Load Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Spring
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) Workflow
9 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (19.05%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) Swing
9 4 (19.05%) ProC
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) ProC
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
1 12 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JDBC
1 4 (19.05%) Swing
1 4 (19.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 9 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Load Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) V-Model
3 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 8 (38.10%) ISEB
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Capita
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