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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 14 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 21.62% 25.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 28.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
36 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 97.30% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 37
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) XML
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
1 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 12 (80.00%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) Ruby
3 11 (73.33%) Project Planning
3 11 (73.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Time Management
3 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Test Strategy
3 11 (73.33%) Perl
3 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) InstallShield
3 11 (73.33%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) VoIP
3 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Solaris
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) QA Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Test Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP Test Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (26.67%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
6 3 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) UML Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Solaris
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Project Planning
2 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) Test Strategy
2 11 (73.33%) Time Management
2 11 (73.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
1 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat