The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Walton-on-Thames region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 14.71% 14.29% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.86% 17.39% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 82.35% 82.14% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 24
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Testing
Surrey

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Time Management
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) InstallAnywhere
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) InstallShield
3 6 (75.00%) AdminStudio
3 6 (75.00%) MSI
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) InstallAnywhere
1 7 (87.50%) InstallShield
2 6 (75.00%) AdminStudio
2 6 (75.00%) MSI
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) QA Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Time Management
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago