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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 47 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.32% 1.72% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.88% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £33,125 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
282 425 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 92.76% 91.40% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 234 346 368
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 £54,750 £52,500 £57,500
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 4 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Warrington

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
1 13 (76.47%) Validation
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) ETL
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (41.18%) MSTest
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (41.18%) Defect Management
5 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (41.18%) ISEB
5 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
5 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Test Planning
6 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 3 (17.65%) Automation 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 9 (52.94%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
2 7 (41.18%) MSTest
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
2 14 (82.35%) Test Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (58.82%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (52.94%) ETL Analyst
5 9 (52.94%) Web Analyst
5 9 (52.94%) Web Test Analyst
6 7 (41.18%) Senior Web Analyst
6 7 (41.18%) Service Analyst
6 7 (41.18%) SSIS Analyst
7 4 (23.53%) Software Tester
7 4 (23.53%) Tester
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
8 2 (11.76%) Java Automation Tester
8 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
8 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analyst
8 2 (11.76%) Web Automation Tester
8 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Testing
1 13 (76.47%) Validation
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) ETL
3 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (41.18%) Defect Management
5 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (35.29%) Test Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Information Management
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center