The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 48 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 1.63% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.76% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Software Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
234 455 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 91.76% 92.48% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 211 407 360
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Warrington

The demand trend of job ads across the Warrington 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 Warrington

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Software Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) MSTest
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (33.33%) MSTest
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Web Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Web Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SSIS Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center