The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software Tester
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
503 502 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.92% 96.17% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 444 439 426
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,935
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Swindon

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Software Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center