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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 57 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.76% 1.19% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.30% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £33,250 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.75% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
453 463 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.96% 91.50% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 399 401 390
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Swindon

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) JBehave
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SDET

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) JBehave
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Technology
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SDET
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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