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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 40 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.23% 2.76% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 3.06% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 10
Median salary £21,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
237 327 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.10% 90.33% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 192 280 318
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,223 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,215 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
4 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 10 (41.67%) QA
4 10 (41.67%) ISEB
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (33.33%) Release Management
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
7 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (29.17%) MSTest
8 6 (25.00%) Billing
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) MS Office
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
9 5 (20.83%) SDLC
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.67%) CSS
10 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (12.50%) 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 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
2 7 (29.17%) MSTest
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Bugzilla
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) QA Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) QA Tester
3 7 (29.17%) Software Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Software QA Tester
3 7 (29.17%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Software Tester
3 7 (29.17%) Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Graduate
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 4 (16.67%) Graduate Applications Support
5 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) Junior
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) WinForms
3 2 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
3 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Release Management
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) MVVM
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (8.33%) OOD
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft