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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 51 62
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.79% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.04% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 13
Median salary - £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.37%
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
338 441 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.25% 87.67% 87.59%
Number of salaries quoted 273 399 512
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +12.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 25 September 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SDET
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) JBehave
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium

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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) JBehave
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago