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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 38 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 9.65% 13.10% 20.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 13.75% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 6
Median salary £31,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
113 80 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 99.12% 95.24% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 113 76 21
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
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 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 1 July 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 23 (85.19%) Unix
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
1 23 (85.19%) Perl
1 23 (85.19%) Python
1 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
1 23 (85.19%) Test Strategy
2 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) ISTQB
2 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 22 (81.48%) XML
2 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 22 (81.48%) C
2 22 (81.48%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) C++
2 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
3 20 (74.07%) QA
4 19 (70.37%) Ruby
4 19 (70.37%) Time Management
4 19 (70.37%) Functional Testing
4 19 (70.37%) Non-Functional Testing
4 19 (70.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (70.37%) VoIP
4 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
4 19 (70.37%) Solaris
4 19 (70.37%) Linux
4 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
4 19 (70.37%) InstallShield
5 16 (59.26%) Automotive
6 15 (55.56%) Automation Testing
7 14 (51.85%) Project Planning

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 19 (70.37%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 16 (59.26%) Automotive
3 12 (44.44%) Aerospace
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Junior
2 13 (48.15%) Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) QA Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) QA Automation Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 9 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Tester
5 7 (25.93%) Junior Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Junior QA Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Junior Test Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Systems Tester
6 6 (22.22%) Junior Automation Tester
6 6 (22.22%) Junior Tester
6 6 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Junior Systems Tester
8 4 (14.81%) Junior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Unix
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
1 23 (85.19%) Test Strategy
2 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
3 19 (70.37%) Functional Testing
3 19 (70.37%) Non-Functional Testing
3 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
3 19 (70.37%) Time Management
3 19 (70.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (55.56%) Automation Testing
5 14 (51.85%) Project Planning
6 13 (48.15%) Manual Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Perl
1 23 (85.19%) Python
2 22 (81.48%) C
2 22 (81.48%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) C++
3 19 (70.37%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
1 22 (81.48%) ISEB
1 22 (81.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (74.07%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
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