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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 13 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.85% 4.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Software Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 80.82% 50.00% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £60,000
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 Runcorn

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Runcorn

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (60.00%) ServiceStack
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) MS Project
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) COM
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) GPRS
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) ServiceStack
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) COM
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
Runcorn, Cheshire
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