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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 35 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 3.54% 4.27% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 5.05% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
172 99 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 76.11% 84.62% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 156 88 140
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Redhill

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Swing
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Spring
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (50.00%) Jetty
5 5 (50.00%) Checkstyle
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
8 1 (10.00%) ProC
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Checkstyle
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) ProC
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Trainee
6 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Swing
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) V-Model
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
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Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 30,000
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