The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 21 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.00% - 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.77% - 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Median salary £32,500 - £29,712
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.00% 93.94% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 68
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £29,712
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Taunton

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Taunton

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Waterfall
4 13 (65.00%) ISEB
5 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 12 (60.00%) BDD
6 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (55.00%) SpecFlow
6 11 (55.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (55.00%) Line Management
7 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (50.00%) Load Testing
8 9 (45.00%) Test Management
8 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (30.00%) C#
10 6 (30.00%) .NET
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) Scrum
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (25.00%) CSS
11 5 (25.00%) Windows
11 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (25.00%) jQuery
11 5 (25.00%) Web Development
11 5 (25.00%) Performance Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (55.00%) SpecFlow
2 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 12 (60.00%) BDD
4 11 (55.00%) Line Management
4 11 (55.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (50.00%) Load Testing
6 9 (45.00%) Test Management
7 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) User Stories
8 5 (25.00%) Web Development
9 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.00%) TDD
10 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) ISEB
2 12 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (55.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago