The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 41 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.72% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £32,500 £24,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -11.81%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 462 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 78.80% 92.22% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 225 414 430
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £66,453
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
3 4 (57.14%) Lucidchart
4 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase

Software Testing
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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Business Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Software Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago