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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 45 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.16% 1.76% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.93% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
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 £36,000 £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
235 414 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 90.73% 91.19% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 203 361 360
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Warrington

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Validation
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) MSTest
5 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing

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 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 4 (36.36%) MSTest
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Web Analyst
4 6 (54.55%) Web Test Analyst
5 5 (45.45%) ETL Analyst
6 4 (36.36%) Senior Web Analyst
6 4 (36.36%) Service Analyst
6 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
6 4 (36.36%) SSIS Analyst
6 4 (36.36%) Tester
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
7 2 (18.18%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
7 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (18.18%) Web Automation Tester
7 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center