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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 49 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.40% 1.58% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.70% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Median salary £23,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
230 470 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 92.37% 92.70% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 199 411 361
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £53,000
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 17 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Web Automation Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Web Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Billing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL