The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 25 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 8.77% 16.16% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 16.33% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Median salary £31,500 £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.02% +5.38%
UK excluding London median salary £34,538 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 98 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 96.49% 98.99% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 93 14
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Walton-on-Thames 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 Walton-on-Thames

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Walton-on-Thames region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 18 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 14 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) QA
2 14 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Time Management
2 14 (77.78%) VoIP
2 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 14 (77.78%) InstallShield
2 14 (77.78%) Solaris
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 14 (77.78%) Automotive
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Ruby
2 14 (77.78%) ISTQB
3 10 (55.56%) Finance

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (77.78%) Automotive
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 10 (55.56%) Aerospace
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Junior
2 9 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 9 (50.00%) Tester
3 7 (38.89%) Systems Tester
4 6 (33.33%) Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Automation Tester
5 5 (27.78%) Junior QA Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Systems Tester
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Junior Tester
5 5 (27.78%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Software Test Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) XML
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Unix
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 18 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 14 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Regression Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Time Management
2 14 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
1 14 (77.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Red Hat