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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 0.68% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £59,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Software Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 60 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 88.44% 78.95% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 120 48 78
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM